Ukrainian Pharmaceutical Forum

7-8 November 2018

InterContinental Hotel, Kyiv, Ukraine

Speaker confirmations in 2018

Nataliya Gudz – candidate (PhD) in chemical sciences, certified expert in quality and internal audit, theory and practice of the GMP/GDP, Deputy Head of licensing department, Head of division on licensing production of medicines, precursors, narcotic and psychotropic substances of the State service of Ukraine on medicines and medical products (2004-2005), Executive Director, Vice President of the Association of pharmaceutical companies “Partnership and Trust” (2010), Deputy Chief of State inspectorate for quality control of medicines in Kyiv (2010-2011), Chief of the State service of Ukraine on medicines and drugs control in Kyiv (from 2012), awarded with Honorary diplomas of the Ministry of health of Ukraine.  

 

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Volodymyr Kostiuk was appointed the Acting Executive Director in March 2018. Before that, he had held the position of the Operations Director of the company since June 2015. Before that, he was the chief of the liquid and semisolid medicinal products manufacturing shop. He has worked in the Company since 2008.

Volodymyr Kostiuk worked on establishing contacts with foreign partners and development of pharmaceutical enterprise’s international cooperation. He participated in clinical trials of preparations manufactured by Farmak in Europe, Canada and the US. Volodymyr Kostiuk headed the team in charge of the operation of SAP ERP, a business automation system, and was responsible for internal audits in the company.

Volodymyr Kostiuk is responsible for development and implementation of the company strategy in manufacturing operations, introduction of efficient business processes into production, management of production activities of the enterprise and processes of development and expansion of production.

In 2009, he graduated from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with a degree in Economic Cybernetics. He studied at Donau Universitat Krems (Austria) under the MBA program.

Now he is studying at National University of Pharmacy, Kharkiv to obtain a degree in Pharmaceutical Engineering.

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Elena graduated from Belarus State Medical University in 1996. She worked as an obstetrician-gynecologist in the Hospital of the Presidential Administration, Minsk.

Elena started her career in pharmaceutical business in KRKA in 2003. She joined GSK in 2005 and worked for more than 10 years in different commercial roles in GSK Belarus passing the way from a medical representative to the Country Manager of GSK Pharma in Belarus. In 2016 Elena Likhovets was appointed to a position of the General Manager of GSK Pharma Ukraine.

 

Dejan Nesic is General Manager of Roche Ukraine (medical doctor by education) where he leads  50 employees affiliate and have responsibility for overall Roche business in Ukraine including marketing, medical, commercial and access teams.

Before starting to work in Ukraine Dejan grew the business in several countries including Serbia, Montenegro and has waste experience in pharma marketing and people management.

Dejan enjoys books of Aldous Huxley and tennis.

 

Viktor Kasyanenko – pharmacist, chief specialist, Head of production certification division of the department on production licensing and certification, Deputy Chief of inspection directorate – Chief of division on medicines production certification of the State service of Ukraine on medicines and drugs control (from 2006), awarded with Honorary diplomas of the Ministry of health of Ukraine. 

 

 

 

Dmytro Spitsyn joined Teva Ukraine as General Manager in July 2014. Under his leadership the company has successfully completed integration with Actavis and became one of three largest pharmaceutical companies in Ukraine. 

Dmytro has more than 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Teva, he held leadership positions in ViiV Healthcare Russia/CIS and ViiV Healthcare International, GSK and Pharmastart LLC.

Dmytro graduated from the Bohomolets National Medical University with MD degree. He holds MBA degree from Management Institute MIM-Kiev (2002). 

He has two daughters, he and his family live in Kyiv.

 

Evgeniy Gaidukov graduated from Kharkov medical University with Master of Science degree in Medicine, enhanced his background by completing Handelshögskolan i Stockholm Corporate program and over the last 14 years has been working in Pharma industry. Having obtained various expertise through roles in field force, marketing and business development, Evgeniy is the Country Director of LLC AstraZeneca Ukraine since 2016. He is currently responsible for strategic corporate portfolio planning in Ukraine, partnership projects and business development. Under his leadership AstraZeneca reached the position of one of the most fast-growing and science driven pharmaceutical companies in Ukrainian market. Evgeniy actively supports vision of doing business in an ethical way and finding new ways to bring scientific innovations to patients.

Alexandra Sologub, MD, MBA, is Director of “Likravy” Ukraine, belonging to the nature network® - the group of companies, managed as a family company in its third generation and operated internationally in more than 60 countries. The nature network® offers a broad spectrum of products and services: from botanicals and their refinement into premium-quality base materials, to laboratory, consultancy and distribution services.
Alexandra has an experience of approximately 20 years in Pharma industry; she has worked in different organizations like GSK, Teva, Darnitsa.

Dr Oleksandr Gorbenko is an expert in public health, patient advocacy and engagement with overall 18 years experience in pharma. He graduated as a medical doctor (general practice) in O.Bogomolets National Medical University and Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education and later worked on his PhD dissertation in the Ukrainian Institute of Public Health MOH. His experience across pharma includes several medical and commercial roles in representative offices of big biopharma companies (Nycomed/Takeda, Richter Gedeon, GSK) as well as senior global medical roles at GSK and ViiV Healthcare headquarters in the UK. He has an additional experience with UN/UNFPA on women empowerment and combating gender-based violence.  Over the last 5 years Dr Gorbenko has been developing necessary capacities/capabilities within corporate patient affairs focusing on getting insights, advice and information from patients throughout the Medicine Development Continuum and disease continuum/individual experience, collaboration with patient organisations, substantiation and inclusion of the specific PRO/PCO measurements, KPIs and standards of patient centricity for big pharma and other programmes. ViiV Healthcare has been broadly recognised as a truly patient-centric company (Number 1 amongst 47 biopharma companies over the last 5 years by PatientView Corporate Reputation Ranking) and reliable partner of HIV community.

 

Pechaeva Tatiana Valerievna, a General Director of 'Lekhim' group, was born on 25th April, in 1914 in Odessa. In 1996 she graduated from Ukrainian State University of Food technologies with a Biotechnology specialisation. Tatiana has been working for Lekhim since 1996. She has made her way from a junior specialist to General Director and Deputy Head  of Board of Directors.

Tatiana's hobbies are travelling, theatre, preference game. Tatiana is married and she has got a daughter and a son.

 

Vitaliy has been working as a Country Manager in AbbVie Biopharmaceuticals GmbH for 5 years. He also worked for such companies as  Abbott Ukraine Ltd., Janssen-Cilag, KRKA.

Vitaliy has a successful experience in managing sales and marketing teams in international pharmaceutical companies. He has a wide business connection in the field of pharmaceutical market (Ukraine and Moldova). Competent in marketing, sales, conducting negotiations and managing different organizations, teams and projects.

Vitaliy is a member of the following organisations:

APRaD (Association of Pharmaceutical Research and development): BoD
Chairman of the Board

ACC (American Chamber of Commerce) Co-chair of HC committee since 2013
USUBC (US-Ukraine business council) BoD member since 2008

 

Deepak Sharma is Director of Glenmark Ukraine, belonging to Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd., an International pharma company with presence over 80 countries. Glenmark Pharma Ranks among top 80 Pharma & Biotech companies globally. (SCRIP 100 Rankings 2017). Glenmark pharma has 17 manufacturing facilities across US, India, Czech Republic, Argentina and Switzerland.

In addition to Ukraine, Deepak is also looking after Moldova, Georgia and Azerbaijan. In this role, Deepak is responsible for overall operations of the organization.

Deepak has an experience of apprx 15 years in Pharma industry, he has worked in different organizations like Cipla, Pfizer, Ranbaxy & Macleods on different positions. He is based in Ukraine from last 7 years and travelled extensively inside the region including, Ukraine , Kazak, Uzbek, Georgia, Azerbaijan and Moldova. He possesses a good knowledge of the pharma industry in the region. He has a vision to develop the pharma marketing more interesting and innovative. He is instrumental in many of the ongoing CSR projects in the region.

Deepak holds a Management degree, in addition to the life-sciences degree. Deepak has spoken on various issues on various platform related to pharma Industry. He is often invited by management colleges for talk to inspire students. In the recent past , Deepak was interviewed by Pharmaboard room and Medicinman. His interview on his career was published in Medicinman last year.

Deepak lives in Kyiv with wife and 2 children.

Volodymyr Ignatov is the Head of IPSEN Pharma country office in Ukraine and Moldova.

Volodymyr Ignatov has more than 20 years of experience in Ukrainian pharmaceutical market as a Head of country office of the companies Rhone-Poulenc Rorer (1993-1999), Aventis (2000-2005), Astra Zeneca (2005-2009) and IPSEN.

In 2001-2009, he was actively engaged in work of the European Business Association (EBA) as Vice President (2004-2005), Head of European pharmaceutical manufacturers group by the EBA Health Care Committee.  

Since 2010, he has been working as Executive Director in AIPM Ukraine.

Education:

Bogomolets National Medical University in Kyiv, Candidate of medical sciences, MBA.

 

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Alexander Tkachuk graudated from Canada New Brunswick University with international MBA. He also has a 'Marketing degree' from Economical University in Kiev and degrees from the Institute of Pharmacology at Academy of Medical Science, Kiev and National Medical University, Kiev.  

Before his role as a Country Manager in the Representative Office Sentiss Pharma, Ukraine 
Alexander used to be  a Head of Business Support & Development department in the representative office of  Sanofi in Ukraine, General Manager at COMCON Pharma (Ukraine) and Deputy Country Manager at the  Representative office of Mega Products in Ukraine.

 

 

Pavlo is a regional legal manager and a certified compliance officer with 10+ years of experience in cross-border multimillion business deals and litigation, as well as ethics, compliance and risk. He graduated from National Aviation University of Ukraine and continued his studies in Tilburg University, where he got his master’s degree in international business law. Almost 7 years of his professional experience in the legal field derives from supporting pharmaceutical businesses (GlaxoSmithKline and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories). Currently Pavlo holds a position of regional head of legal and deals with vast variety of legal issues in Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Romania (and Kosovo, Moldova, Albania). He deals with corporate & commercial, anti-corruption & competition, employment & labor, advertising & personal data protection, patents & criminal as well as other areas of law. Pavlo is an attorney at law admitted to the bar in Ukraine in 2013 with a record in domestic litigation. In 2016 Pavlo was awarded as a winner of International Bar Association (IBA) scholarship, which allowed to attend IBA conferences in Washington DC (2016) and Rome (2018).

For 5 years Pavlo led compliance function in CIS & Romania region. He is a certified compliance professional (CCEP-I) and a co-founder of Complianceperiscope Blog, which is devoted to corporate ethics and compliance in Ukraine and the world. Pavlo was recognized as the best compliance officer of Ukraine in 2017 according to Ukraine’s most reputable legal publisher Yuridychna Practica and in 2018 was elected as a co-chair of the American Chamber of Commerce Compliance Club.”

Volodymyr has a higher medical education and started his working career since 1988 at the Kyiv Research Institute of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology as researcher at Laboratory of Pathology. From 1996 to 2013 he held senior positions in international pharmaceutical companies Leiras (Head of Representative Office - 1996), Schering AG (Business Unit Director and Marketing & Sales Director - 1997-2007) and Bayer (Head of Business Unit Women’s Healthcare - 2007-2010, Country Division Head Dermatology Ukraine&Belarus - 2010-2013). He holds a Ph.D. in Psychology, 2004. Volodymyr has been working since 2014 as Executive Director of Association of Pharmaceutical Research & Development (APRaD).

Leonid received his Master of Law degree at The Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University and reinforced his academic background by studying Economics, Finance and Credit at V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.

He joined Sanofi Ukraine in 2015, having brought the extensive experience he gained as an associate at Ukraine’s leading law firms.

As Head of Legal, Mr. Cherniavskyi is providing in-depth, legal, business-focused advice to the business, identifying and assessing the issues impacting legal risk while keeping a special focus on setting standards and reinforcing a culture of integrity, quality, ethical behavior and responsibility across the Sanofi business in Ukraine.

 

 

Alla has been woring as a Director of Medical and Regulatory Affairs department, PV, QA Ukraine and CIS in Acino Pharma AG, Pharma Start LLC Ukraine since 2015. From 2003 to 2015 she was a medical representaive to RA, Medical, PV, QA Director in group of countries at Nycomed (Switzerland), Takeda Pharmaceutical (Japan). Alla graduated as a MD from National Medical University (Ukraine, Kiev) in 2003. Alla has a PhD in Pediatrics.

Biography of Oleg Klimov

Oleg was born on 29 July 1953 in Uzhhorod, Zakarpattya region.

Education.

1975 – He graduated from Kharkiv national university of pharmacy with diploma of pharmacy manager.

2002 – He graduated Kharkiv medical academy of post-graduate education with diploma of doctor in bacteriology.

1995-2006 He worked on his thesis for obtaining PHD in biology on the theme “Antimicrobial activity and pharmacological effects of quinoline derivatives with fragments of dimethilamines”.

1999 He obtained GMP certificate on common principles of medicine manufacturing, project management, building and reconstruction of pharmaceutical manufacturing and production quality control in the Czech Republic.

2007 – He was elected as the member of Academy of technological sciences of Ukraine with Academic degree on modern medical technologies.

He is author of 14 research works and has the higher qualification category in pharmaceutical management.

2005-2008 He was engaged in building of pharmaceutical plant in Dar  es Saalam (Tanzania).

Labour activity

1978 – 1990 Manager of the 133 and 239 pharmacies;

1990 – 1992 Manager of the Central republic pharmacy base in Boryspil;

1992-1996 General director in “Ukrpharmacia”;

1996-1997 Vice President on foreign economic activity in “Vachtadyr”;

1997-1999 Director in “Modus”;

1999-2000 Vice President in “Geosprom”;

2000-2011 Chairman of the Board in “Eximtorg”;

From June 2011 Director of pharmaceutical department in “Pharmacia”.

From May 2012 General director of “Pharmacia”.

From November 2014 Chairman of the Board, All-Ukrainian pharmaceutical chamber.

Civic engagement

1986 — Liquidator of the Chornobyl accident;

1990-1992 — management of humanitarian assistance;

2007 – President of the Association “International environmental union”. He was awarded by France government the diploma for the best program of medical waste utilization;

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 – Delegate of the World pharmacist and pharmaceutical sciences Congress in Dusseldorf, Buenos Aires, Seoul and Glasgow.

From 2016 – International pharmaceutical federation Council member;

He is a member of working group on preparation of Parliamentary hearings in the Committee on legislative provision for pharmacy development, manufacturing and turnover of medical products, development of modern medical technologies;

Member of working group in State service of Ukraine on medicines and drugs control, on implementation of automated system of medicines turnover monitoring;

Member of working group by the Ministry of health on pharmaceutical market deregulation and reference pricing;

Chief of working group on medicines supply, elaboration of medicines national policy;

Member of working group on legislative provision in turnover of drugs, psychotropic substances and precursors, on countering their illegal turnover;

Member of working group by the Department of health protection in Kyiv Local Council;

Member of pharmacist qualifying commission in State service of Ukraine on medicines and drugs control;

Developer of Law on pharmaceutical self-government;

Member of working group by the Committee of health protection in Verhovna Rada on elaboration of the medicines law.

Member of Civic council by the State service of Ukraine on medicines and drugs control (2017-2018).

Delegate of World pharmacist and pharmaceutical sciences Congress (1992, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018), Co-organizer of 8TH National pharmacist congress of Ukraine.

In 2013, He was awarded the medals “Sign of respect” and “Liquidator”, as well as the silver medal of pharmaceutical company “Zdorovya”.

 

 

 

 

Daria graduated from Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, with MA degree in Finance and Credit as Financial analyst. She has a degree in Commercial Law from Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, in Law from Vadym Getman Kyiv National Economic University.

Legal career of D. Bondarenko began in the Kyiv City Clinical Hospital No. 1 of the Main Health Department of the Kyiv City State Council (KCSC) as a lawyer of the special fund health insurance department.

At the same time, Daria Bondarenko was an assistant-consultant of the deputy head of Main Health Department of the KCSC  (now KCSC Health Department).

By the decision of AMOMD founders general meeting D. Bondarenko was elected at Nov. 7, 2012 to the position of Executive Director and combined this work in Nov. 2014 with a legal practice in leading law company “Legal Alliance”.

According to Association Article the Executive Director represents AMOMD in relations with central and local authorities, other state and non-governmental Ukrainian, foreign and international organizations, enterprises, individuals and acts on behalf of the Association.

Implemented projects with D. Bondarenko participation:

• Draft Law No. 3180 “On the amendments to the item 193.1 “в” of article 193 of the Tax Code of Ukraine” dated by Sep. 25, 2015;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 181 “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by May 27, 2014;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 215 “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by July 01, 2014;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 216 “On approval of medical devices, which operations for delivery in the customs territory of Ukraine and importation into the customs territory of Ukraine are to be taxable for VAT at the rate of 7 percents” dated by July 01, 2014;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 240  “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by March 23, 2016;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 501   “On Amendments to the CMR reglament (in respect of changes to item 2 of paragraph 40 for Chapter 3)” dated by Aug. 08, 2016;

• Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 43 ‘On Amendments to the CMR order of Oct. 17, 2008, No. 955 and to the CMR order of Jul. 02, 2014, No. 240” dated by January 25, 2017 – regarding the cancellation of change declaring of the wholesale-sale price for medical devices;

• MHU order No. 660 “On the recognition of the MHU order of Dec. 29, 2011, No. 1000, as invalid one” dated by Oct. 09, 2015;

• MHU order No.361 “On amending the MHU order of July 16, 2012 No. 533” dated by April 13, 2016.

Practices

Pharmaceutic regulation, legal regulation of medical devices legalization, price control and VAT taxation of medical devices, technical regulation of medical devices, regulatory activity

Membership

• working group of Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine on improving the assessment of compliance of legislatively regulated measuring instruments used to ensure the protection of citizens life and health;

• working group on the legislation improvement in the sphere of medicinal products circulation of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine;

• community council attached to AMCU;

• Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)

 

 

Director of AFS Medizintechnik, the only distributor in Ukraine of Philips Health System.

In 1992, he graduated from Vinnytsia national technical university with honors Master degree in design engineering of radio-technical equipment.

He has great work experience at the Ukrainian market of medical equipment. From 2005 until 2015, he worked as Director of Ukrmedtechnika, the general representative of Toshiba Medical Systems in Ukraine. From 2015 until 2016, he hold leadership position in UMT, the distributor of world-famous medical equipment manufacturers Accuray, Hologic, Mediso.

Starting from August 2014, he has been actively engaged in the Association of market operators of medical devices (AMOMD) where he headed the functional committee on medical equipment. During this time, he actively supported all the non-regulatory initiatives of the Association. For the moment, he supports Association’s action to eliminate state price regulation on medical equipment purchased at the state budget expense. From 2017, he is Director of AFS Medizintechnik engaged in sale, supply, warranty and post warranty service of Philips medical equipment.

He is also engaged in public activities, pays great attention to initiatives to implement the latest technologies into the sphere of medicine.    

 

 

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Pavlo graduated from O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University with a degree in  General Medicine as a General Practitioner − Family Doctor. Pavlo also got a degree in Pharmacy as a Pharmacist.

Pavlo Kharchyk started his career in the pharmaceutical busines while studying at the National Medical University as a representative, and later as a sales manager of  Bolear Med Co. After this company and graduation, he worked as a medical representative of the Beaufour Ipsen Pharma company in Ukraine. In parallel, he worked as an intern at KCCH No. 2. Then he acted as the director of the company “Kalina Pharma” and the marketing manager, and later the director of the “Kalina company for business development.” Today his main workplace is the “Kalina Medical Production Company”, where he works as a director.

During academic studies he received the awards  from the Kyiv mayor, an academic scholarship of the President of Ukraine. Representation office of “Beaufour Ipsen Pharma” awarded him by a certificate of the best medical representative of 2008 in the EurAsia 5 region.

He was rewarded “For the Service in Professional Activity” for his significant contribution to the development of Ukrainian economy.

 He was awarded by the honorary title “BEST MANAGER OF THE YEAR” for a significant contribution to the development of the Ukrainian economy and strong leadership in 2013.

 He holds the position of President of Association “Operators of the medical devices market” since 2012 for which he has been re-elected annually.

Implemented projects with P. Kharchyk participation:

 Draft Law No. 3180 “On the amendments to the item 193.1 “в” of article 193 of the Tax Code of Ukraine” dated by Sep. 25, 2015;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 181 “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by May 27, 2014;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 215 “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by July 01, 2014;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 216 “On approval of medical devices, which operations for delivery in the customs territory of Ukraine and importation into the customs territory of Ukraine are to be taxable for VAT at the rate of 7 percents” dated by July 01, 2014;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 240  “On the amendments of certain CMR decrees” dated by March 23, 2016;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 501   “On Amendments to the CMR reglament (in respect of changes to item 2 of paragraph 40 for Chapter 3)” dated by Aug. 08, 2016;

Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 43 ‘On Amendments to the CMR order of Oct. 17, 2008, No. 955 and to the CMR order of Jul. 02, 2014, No. 240” dated by January 25, 2017 – regarding the cancellation of change declaring of the wholesale-sale price for medical devices;

MHU order No. 660 “On the recognition of the MHU order of Dec. 29, 2011, No. 1000, as invalid one” dated by Oct. 09, 2015;

MHU order No.361 “On amending the MHU order of July 16, 2012 No. 533” dated by April 13, 2016.

 

Oleg Nykulyshyn graduated from the Lviv Business School with MBA degree in 2013. In 2015, he completed his studies by the Swedish program for business owners “DYB IFL” in the Swedish Institute of Management. In 2014, he hold position of   President in the Pharmaceutical Professional Association of Ukraine. At the moment, he is General Director, Co-owner of the pharmacy chain “DS” (“Market Universal”). The company has its own logistic centre and more than 180 pharmacies in Lviv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil, Chernivtsi, Khmelnytskyi, Volyn, Rivne, Zakarpattya regions and in Kyiv.     

 

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