Corporate Affairs Director, Monsanto Ukraine
Vitaliy FEDCHUK is the Corporate Engagement and Government Affairs Director for Monsanto in Ukraine, one of the world’s leading companies in providing sustainable agricultural solutions. Monsanto discovers and delivers innovative agricultural products and integrated solutions that support farmers. In Ukraine, the company produces and imports quality and high yielding oilseed rape, corn, and vegetable seeds of conventional breeding. At Monsanto, Mr. Fedchuk works with a wide range of governmental and local stakeholders, while developing and implementing key regulatory initiatives. He also serves as a Co-Chair of the Seeds Committee at the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine and as a board member at GURT Resource Centre, one of the leading Ukrainian NGOs. Prior to joining Monsanto in 2012, he was the Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Manager at British American Tobacco. From 1999 to 2006, Mr. Fedchuk was working as a Commercial Advisor at the British Embassy in Ukraine supporting British businesses in Ukraine and promoting UK exports. Vitaliy Fedchuk graduated from the Ternopil Academy of National Economy and received a Diploma from Open University Business School in the UK.