The Supervisory Board of Ukrzaliznytsia has decided to formally start the process for the selection of its new Chairman of the Management Board and appointed a leading international advisory firm Boyden to assist it with the task.
"We begin competitive selection for the right candidate for the chairman of Ukrzaliznytsia. The Supervisory Board of the Ukrzaliznytsia has decided to start the competitive selection process for the position of the Chairman of the Board of the company. This must be a person with a zero-tolerance for corruption. To do so, we have invited a leading international recruitment company, Boyden. The competition will be open and independent. No external influence. A level playing field for all participants. The candidate who demonstrates a high level of competence will have a clear understanding of the current situation and work of the Ukrzaliznytsia and will present a perspective vision of the strategic development of the company,"
Sevki Acuner, Chairman of Supervisory Board of JSC "Ukrzaliznytsia " spoke about the selection criteria for future candidates: "The winning candidate will be decided on the basis of competency, ability to lead the company to meet the old, but equally importantly the new challenges Ukrzaliznytsia is facing to transform the Company to a cost-competitive, efficient operator free of corruption, and to lead it in a collegiate and inclusive manner with emphasis on corporate governance principles and practices".