Key Specialists

NIKOLAY VERNITSKY, Director

In 1994 he graduated from the National Agrarian University with a degree in Agrochemistry and soil science.

He worked as a leading expert in the Ukragroconsult, as the head of the Information Department of the Ukrainian Agrarian Exchange, as a Deputy Director of the agency of grain trading company Olimpex Ltd., Deputy General Director of Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation.

Since 2002 he is the head of ProAgro information company.

Over the last 25 years he has been actively engaged in analysis and forecasting of agricultural market and pricing trends, studies agrarian products trade liberalization issues and the integration of Ukraine into the world market. He promotes market relations in Ukrainian agriculture, the development of agricultural market infrastructure, private ownership of land, exchange trade of agricultural products.

DMITRY LUTSYK, Head of Analytics

He graduated from the Interregional Academy of Personnel Management with a degree in International Economics and Finance in 2010.

He worked in various positions in leading companies of the Ukrainian stock market and has more than 5 years of experience in the investment services industry. During this time he was responsible for the transactions with securities and derivatives at the Ukrainian and foreign stock exchanges, the development of retail business, controlling the financial risks of the companies, he supervised the analytical activities of the companies, participated in the Stock Exchange Committee of Ukrainian Stock Exchange meetings. Dmitry is the certified specialist in securities trading, he got the professional license of NSSMC. Previously he was involved in the service business and gained experience in development and management.

In 2015 he became the head of the analytical department of ProAgro and now he manages a team of professionals, providing analytical services to the agricultural sector.

ZHANNA PERSHUTA, Agricultural Market Analyst

In 2017 graduated from the Vadim Getman Kyiv National Economic University with a degree in Applied Statistics.

From 2012 to 2013 she was a General Secretary of the JCI Youth.

In 2014 Zhanna worked as a project manager of the NGO Bugs and Features.

From 2014 to 2016 she was engaged in writing advertising texts for foreign educational sites.

From 2016 to 2017 worked as a senior financial analyst in the information company Credo Line.

Since March 2017 she is in ProAgro team. She is responsible for price monitoring in the domestic and foreign grain markets, international tenders monitoring and writing reports for the Agrosphere weekly edition.

GENNADY LESHCHENKO, Investment Analyst

In 1989 he graduated from the Kharkov Aviation Institute, where at the faculty of Automatic control systems of aircraft he got a profession of electrical engineer.

During 2008-2009 he was studying at the Kharkov Municipal Academy (Industrial and civil construction department) and became a civil engineer.

He worked in the Marketing and Advertising Departments at JSC Hartron, as the supply director of construction company "Talan", as an investment analyst in the development department of Concern AVEC and Co and a development manager of Kuriazh cilica products plant (Kharkov region).

He joined ProAgro team in January 2015.

He is responsible for enterprises modeling and business processes modeling, developing business plans for the agricultural sector.

TATIANA TELYATNIKOVA, Marketing Officer

Graduated from the Kyiv State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages as a teacher of Spanish and English, has 11 years of teaching experience.

She worked in the Marketing Information department at Ferrexpo Poltava Mining.

From 2001 to 2013 she was an editor and translator at the Information and Analytical portal Prometall, she wrote analytical and informational materials for a number of profile Ukrainian editions.

From 2013 to 2016 she worked as an editor and translator of the Novosti Mira news portal .

Since June 2016 Tatiana is in ProAgro team. She is responsible for information support of the company's activities, preparation of materials for the site, interaction with partners of the ProAgro events.

OKSANA PASTERNAK, Contractual Specialist

In 2011 she graduated from Khmelnytskyi University of Management and Law on specialty "Jurisprudence".

In 2003 she finished study at Ternopil Academy of National Economy on Finance faculty.

Oksana joined ProAgro in November 2014.

She is responsible for contract work, the primary accounting, office management, human resources, administrative work.