Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Ukraine
Roman WASCHUK is the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Ukraine since 2014. Prior to his appointment in Ukraine, Mr. Waschuk served as Ambassador to Serbia, with concurrent accreditation to Montenegro and Macedonia (2011-2014). He began his career with External Affairs Canada in 1988. First posted as Second Secretary (Political) in Moscow, he subsequently served as Counsellor (Political) in Kyiv and Counsellor (Political) and Minister-Counsellor (Political/Economic) in Berlin. In Ottawa, Mr. Waschuk’s postings have included Deputy Director of the European Union Division, Deputy Director of the Policy Planning Division, Director of the Global Partnership for Biological Non-Proliferation, Chemical Weapons Destruction and Redirection of Former Weapons Scientists Division, and Director of the Stabilization and Reconstruction Programs Division. Ambassador Waschuk holds Master’s degree in History and is a graduate of the University of Toronto (1985).