Selection process for Chairman of the Management Board started

Following the Cabinet of Ministers’ approval of Zeljko Marcek as acting Chairman of the Management Board, the Supervisory Board of JSC Ukrzaliznytsia (UZ) initiated the process for recruiting the new Chairman of the Management Board. In determining the way forward, the Supervisory Board considered the needs to a) identify and select the best qualified candidate for the position and b) to complete the process as quickly as possible. It was decided that the best way to ensure these objectives was to engage an independent, expert and reputable HR consultant.

In full compliance with the relevant legal provisions, which do not require a full ProZorro based tender, if the costs of the procured services is less than UAH 1mln, a sufficient number of HR consultants were invited to submit offers for this assignment. Boyden provided the most competitive offer and was consequently awarded with the contract. 

“We are looking forward to working with Boyden in identifying and selecting the best qualified candidate for the Chairman of the Management Board, in a reasonably short period of time”, said Sevki Acuner, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board.

The competency requirements and selection criteria for the position will be published shortly on UZ’s website.