U.S.-UKRAINE BUSINESS COUNCIL (USUBC)

A strong international voice for business in Ukraine
Promoting U.S.-Ukraine business relations since 1995
Washington D.C.

U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) Executive Committee

USUBC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE & OFFICERS, 2016

1.

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM),

Lorraine Riffle Hawley,
Director, International Government Relations,
Washington, D.C.

2.

The Boeing Company,

Bryan Lopp,
Director, International Operations & Policy,
Arlington, VA

 

3.

Cargill,

Van A. Yeutter,
Vice President, Corporate Affairs
Washington, D.C.

4.

Cub Energy,

Frank Mermoud,
Member, Board of Directors,
Washington, D.C.

5.

Deere and Company,

Brigitte Dias Ferreira,
Counsel, Senior Manager International Affairs
Washington, D.C.

6.

DHL Express Ukraine,

Vadim Sidoruk,
Country Manager,
Kyiv, Ukraine

7.

DLA Piper Ukraine LLC,

Margarita Karpenko,
Managing Partner,
Kyiv, Ukraine

8.

Eli Lilly & Company,
John F. Steele,
Director, International Affairs
Washington, D.C.

9.

 Monsanto,
Stephanie Murphy,
Director, International Government Affairs & Trade,
Washington, D.C.

10.

RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group,

Dr. Irina Paliashvili,
President and Senior Counsel
Washington, D.C. and Kyiv, Ukraine

11.

SC Johnson,

Paul Burkhead,
Senior Director, Government Relations,
 Washington, D.C.

12.

SigmaBleyzer​,
Morgan Williams

Director, Government Relations
Washington, D.C. and Kyiv, Ukraine

13.

Squire Patton Boggs,

Peter Teluk,
Managing Partner, Kyiv Office
Kyiv, Ukraine

14.

Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF),
Jaroslawa Z. Johnson

President and CEO
Kyiv, Ukraine and Chicago, Illinois

15.

Westinghouse Electric Company,
Michael E. Kirst,
Vice President, Strategy and External Affairs, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Brussels, Belgium
 

16.

Patrick H. Sweet,
Secretary-Treasurer
Business Development & Executive Support,
USUBC, Alexandria, VA.

LEGAL COUNSEL

1.

Jack I. Heller
Attorney at Law
Heller & Rosenblatt, Washington, D.C.

SENIOR ADVISORS, U.S.-UKRAINE BUSINESS COUNCIL, 2016

1.

Anders Aslund,
Senior Fellow
Atlantic Council, Washington, D.C.

2.

Ariel Cohen, Ph.D,
Nonresident Senior Fellow
Atlantic Council, Washington D.C.

3.

Nadia M. Diuk, D.Phil (Oxon.),
Vice President, Programs Europe,
Eurasia, Africa, Latin America & the Caribbean
National Endowment for Democracy (NED), Washington, D.C.

4.

The Honorable James Gerlach, 
President and CEO Business-Industry Political Action Committee, Former Co-Chair Congressional Ukrainian Caucus,
Former U.S. Congressman, Washington, D.C.

5.

John Herbst, Director
Atlantic Council's Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center,
Washington, D.C.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

6.

​Anatoliy Kinakh,
Head
League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Ukraine,
 Kyiv, Ukraine

7.

​Leonid Kozachenko,
President
Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation (UAC),
Kyiv, Ukraine,
Member of Parliament of Ukraine

8.

David Kramer,
Senior Director for Human Rights and Human Freedom
McCain Institute,
Washington, D.C.

9.

Robert "Bob" McConnell,
 Principal, R. A. McConnell & Associates, Co-Founder
U.S.-Ukraine Foundation (USUF), Washington, D.C.

10.

William Green Miller,
Senior Policy Scholar
Woodrow Wilson Center,
Washington, D.C.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

11.

Steven Pifer,
Senior fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe, 
director of the Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Initiative in the Center on 21st Century Security and Intelligence, Brookings Institution. Washington D.C.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

12.

Roman Popadiuk,
Principal, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Washington, D.C.
First U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

13.

Matthew Rojansky, 
Director, Kennan Institute,
Washington, D.C.

14.

 Dr. Edilberto Segura,
Partner, Chief Economist,
SigmaBleyzer,
 Chair of the Advisory Board of The Bleyzer Foundation (TBF),
Kyiv, Ukraine

15.

Ambassador Keith Smith (ret.)
Distinguished Fellow, Residence
Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA),
Washington, D.C.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Lithuania

16.

Ambassador William Taylor (ret.),
Vice President, Middle East and Africa
United States Institute of Peace,
Washington, D.C.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine

17.

​Oleg Ustenko, 
Executive Director, 
The Bleyzer Foundation, Kyiv, Ukraine

18.

Damon Wilson,
Executive Vice President
Atlantic Council of the United States,
Washington, D.C.

19.

James Wilson,
Director
EU Ukraine Business Council (EUUBC),
Brussels, Belgium

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