Lozhkin in March 2011
|Secretary of the National Investment Council|
August 29, 2016 - February 7, 2018
|Head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine|
June 10, 2014 - August 29, 2016
|Serhiy Pashynskyi (acting)|
|Born||October 23, 1971|
Kharkiv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
He founded a small media company in 1994, eventually growing it into one of the largest multimedia businesses in Eastern Europe. UMH Group's portfolio encompassed internet, radio, and print, including the local rights to Forbes and Vogue. It was the first and only Ukrainian media group to be listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The company, which had been valued at around $400 million, was sold in 2013.
In 2016, Boris resumed his entrepreneurial activities, and expanded his philanthropic efforts. He has been focusing high-growth investments in Ukraine and internationally. He also served for a year as the pro bono Secretary of the National Investment Council to attract foreign investment in Ukraine.