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  • Chernish Vadym

    Chernish Vadym
    Minister for Temporary Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons of Ukraine

    Born on 16 October, 1971, at the village of Kazanka, Mykolayiv region.

    October 1989 - November 1991 – Army service


    Yaroslav the Wise National Law Academy of Ukraine, Kharkiv.

    Professional activity

    Has experience in banking, worked as a lawyer, senior legal counsel, bank security inspector.

    Taught law disciplines at Olexandria industrial technical school.

    March 2005 - August 2006 – Deputy Chairman of the Kirovohrad regional state administration

    August 2006 - November 2007 - Chairman of Kirovohrad regional state administration

    May 2007 - August 2007 – member of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine

    The Deputy of Kirovohrad regional Council of 4 and 5 convocations (2002-2010)

    2002 – 2010 – deputy of Kirovohrad regional council of 4 and 5 convocations

    November 2008 - April 2010 - Vice President of Kirovohrad regional center for public awareness and policy studies, lawyer

    December 2012 - April 2014 - Deputy Director of limited liability company "Central-Ukrainian trade company"

    April 2014 - May 2015 –President of NGO "Center for the Study of Security Problems and Counteraction to Money Laundering", Kyiv

    June 2015 - April 2016 – Chairman of the State Agency of Ukraine for the Restoration of the Donbas, Kyiv

    14 April 2016 - appointed Minister for the Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons

    Expert on combating money laundering and financing of terrorism. Member of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS), USA since 2010.

    Seniority - 20 years, with over 5 years of experience in the public service. Has second rank of civil servant.