Yevgen Lyaschenko headed media holding Media Group Ukraine LLC in July 2014. Prior to that, he worked for two years as CFO Media Group Ukraine LLC. Yevgen Lyaschenko was appointed to the position of Financial Director of Media Group Ukraine in July 2012. In 2017 Yevgen became a mamber of Ukrainian Filmacademy. Before joining the team of Media Group Ukraine LLC, Yevgen had been working in the financial and consulting industry for 16 years, 13 years of which at managerial positions. In 2011 to 2012 he held the position of Financial Director in Mining Machines Holding (SCM Group), in 2007 to 2011 - in London and Regional Properties Ukraine (international commercial real estate property management company), in 2005 to 2007 - Alaska Trade (fresh frozen fish and salmon caviar importer and distributor, warehousing property operator). At the position of Management Consultant Yevgen worked for TNK-BP Ukraine and Western NIS Enterprise Fund in 2003-2005. In 2002-2003 - Coca Cola Beverages Ukraine, where Yevgen held the position of Regional Director. In 2000 to 2002 Yevhen worked in Papastratos Ukraine Company at the position of Financial and Administrative Director. In 1998 to 1999 - Financial Director of Slobozhanska Budivelna Keramika (leader in the facing brick market), portfolio company of Western NIS Enterprise Fund (venture fund, USA). In 1997 to 1998 he worked in TACIS project of post-privatization support for industrial companies (consortium of Commerzbank, PWC and Irish Management Institute) at the position of Management Consultant. Yevgen graduated from the Economics Department (Economic Cybernetics) of V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.
Director for Strategic Marketing at ‘Media Group Ukraine’ since April 2011. Head of the Expert Council of the Ukrainian TV academy. 2009-2010: Director for Strategic Marketing at National Media Group CJSC (Moscow, Russia). 1996-2008: Creative Director, Head of Creative Projects Department at 1+1 TV Channel, ‘Studio 1+1’ Television and Radio Company LLC. 1998-2010: General Director and Chairman of the Board of ‘1+1 Video Design’ CJSC (brands of Ukrainian TV channels ‘Kino’, ТЕТ, ICTV, Russian TV channels ‘Channel 5’, REN, ZhiVi, STS, and American ‘TV Series World’). Olga is an author of master classes in and publications on branding and creativity in printed and online mass media, winner of BDA/PROMAX international contests, a medalist at the New York Television Festival, and a recipient of numerous awards in television design and branding sphere, in particular, a six-times winner of the Teletriumph Prize (Ukraine). A member of the Academy of Russian Television and a permanent member of the jury of international BDA/PROMAX television design contest since 1998. Olga Zakharova represents ‘Media Group Ukraine’ assets at various international and national contests. Olga Zakharova is a graduate of the Faculty of Architecture at Kyiv State Institute of Arts.
Olena Dovganets joined the team of Media Group Ukraine (MGU) in October 2014 as Director, Human Resources Management. Her 19 year work record in human resources accounts for 12 years in senior positions. Over the 2008-20014 period Olena was employed by Hudson International Consulting as Head , Talent Management Division, where she was specifically engaged in projects, such as competence assessment and development, organization design and HR consulting. She had been previously employed as HR Director by Reprisa; a manufacturing company owning a chain of coffee and pastry shops (2002-2008) and as HR manager by Xmeci; pharmaceuticals (1998-2002). Having graduated from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv taking her master degree in Corporate Psychology she was also awarded the international competence assessment certificate with Hudson Company and certified as coach by Ericsson College International.
Evgeniy Butsan graduated from Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University with diploma Jurisprudence. Evgeniy has extensive experience in legal field. From 2008 till 2010 he worked as Deputy Chairman of the Board in PJSC "TET TV and Radio", from 2010 till 2013 he was Deputy General Director - Head of Department for legal affairs at the National Television Company of Ukraine. From 2013 till 2015 he worked as Director of the legal department for the TV channel Ukraine. Evgeniy has joined the Media Group Ukraine team in April 2015 as Director of Legal Department.