Iryna Zavada was appointed President of the Association of Distribution System Operators of Ukraine on 21 December 2020. She holds the position of Deputy CEO of «Vinnytsiaoblenergo» JSC since 2014. Before that she was the Deputy CEO of the main energy industrial leaders in Ukraine among them «Luhansk Energy Union Company» LLC, «Enterprise for the electrical networks operation «Central Energy Company» PJSC, EC Dniprooblenergo OJSC. During her more than 25 years of experience she held multiple management positions in corporate finance and communications on various aspects of business development, tariff-setting, investments, including the role of the Head of Department of National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission of Ukraine. She is a graduate of the «Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture» (1987) and Interregional Academy of Personnel Management (2003). She has a Certificate of completion of the World Bank training course on the regulation of natural monopolies (University of Florida, USA). She was a member of the Civil Parliament of Women of Ukraine, industrial policy committee.
Yuriy Kasich was appointed Vice-President of the Association of Distribution System Operators of Ukraine on 21 December 2020. Since 2018 until today he holds the position of Director of «UNITARY ENERGYSTANDART» LLC which is an operator of a part of small hydropower plants in Ukraine. Before that he headed up National Power Company Ukrenergo from 2014 to 2015. Since 1994 he has been working only in the energy sector. During his career he held management positions in leading energy supply companies of Ukraine. He is a graduate of the National Technical University of Ukraine «Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute» (1994). He is an expert CIGRE.
Mykhailo Ilnytskyi was elected member of the Presidium of the
Association of Distribution System Operators of Ukraine on 21 December
2020. Since 2018 he is working in «Chernihivoblenergo» JSC and now he
holds the position of Chairman of the Board «Chernihivoblenergo» JSC.
Before that he held positions Commercial Director Sumyoblenergo JSC and
Deputy Director for Energy Sales and for Energy Supervision
"Prykarpattyaoblenergo" JSC. He is a graduate of the Ivano-Frankivsk
National Technical University of Oil and Gas (2003). Since 2019 has been
studying in International Management Institute (Kyiv) by the program SE
MBA. Deputy of the Chernihiv regional council.
Polishchuk Andrii was elected member of the Presidium of the Association of Distribution System Operators of Ukraine on 21 December 2020. Since 2014 until today he holds the position of General director of VINNITSAOBLENERGO JSC. Before that from 2012 2014 he held position of commercial director VINNITSAOBLENERGO JSC and «Luhansk Energy Union Company» LLC. 2003 - 2012 he was the deputy director of Vinnytsia city electric grids. 1995 – 2003 he held multiple positions in VINNITSAOBLENERGO JSC. He is a graduate of the Vinnytsia National Technical University (2001) and Odessa Regional Institute for Public Administration of the National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine (2013). Defended dissertation (2011). Since 2018 - Associate Professor of Power Plants and Systems, Faculty of Power Engineering and Electromechanics of Vinnytsia National Technical University. Deputy of the Vinnytsia regional council.