SPEAKERS

Олена Жук

Olena Zhuk

Head of Zaporizhia Regional Council

In December 2020, she headedZaporizhia Regional Council. For the first time in the history of the Zaporizhia region, a woman became the chairwoman of Zaporizhia regional council.

She is a specialist in international economic relations. She has many years of experience in banking and agribusiness. She worked at enterprises that are leaders in the agricultural sector of the country.

From 2020 she worked in the public administration system. She headed the patronage service of the Zaporizhia Regional State Administration.

In 2020, she won the local elections in Zaporizhia region and became a deputy of the Zaporizhia regional council.

In December 2020, she was elected chairman of the Zaporizhia Regional Council. She is one of the initiators of the creation of the deputy group “Women of the Zaporizhia Region”