Participant Profile

Volodymyr Sheiko


Volodymyr Sheiko is the Director General of Ukrainian Institute Kyiv. He is a specialist in culture management, marketing and communications. Volodymyr held senior positions in the Ukrainian mission of the British Council for 11 years. He organized numerous cultural projects and events in the UK and 15 European countries: exhibitions, art residencies, film festivals, professional internships, concerts, literary programs, trainings, and theater productions.

A graduate of the Institute of International Relations of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Volodymyr received a professional diploma in marketing in 2009, and in 2014 – a diploma in digital marketing from the The Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). In 2011, he graduated from the Summer School of Scottish Universities SUISS in the field of “Contemporary British and Irish Literature” (Edinburgh, Scotland). Volodymyr is a Member of the 2016 Summer School of Global Governance; the international network of Bucerius Summer School (ZEIT-Stiftung, Hamburg, Germany); and the IETM International Professional Performing Arts Network and the Total Theater Network.