Deputy Minister on European Integration, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
Olga TROFIMTSEVA is Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine on European Integration since September 8th, 2016. Prior to this position she was Project Manager at the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture dealing with the project «Consulting of Ukraine on issues of agrarian trade – on Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area Agreement between EU and Ukraine» from January to August, 2016. In 2014-2015, Ms. Trofimtseva was the leading expert on issues of national standardization and harmonization at the German Association of Dairy industry and before that in 2013-2014 she was the head of office at Agrotechnika GmbH Company, Berlin. From 2008 to 2011, Ms. Trofimtseva was a private businesswoman. She started her career as the professor of Management for foreign economy activities and program coordinator at the National Agrarian University of Ukraine in 1999-2002. Then she continued her career as Senior fellow in Agrarian Policy at the Humboldt University, Berlin and project assistant at AbiTEP GmbH and Wegweiser GmbH. Olga Trofimtseva graduated from National Agrarian University of Ukraine with “Management for foreign economy activities” degree. She was born on July 6th, 1976, in Nechaivka village, Sumy region.