Yuliya Savchenko

Chief Financial & Operational Officer

Yuliya joined the WJC in January 2018 as Chief Financial and Operational Officer. She leads the processes aimed at strengthening financial and operational systems, and focuses on financial management, control and compliance issues.

Yuliya has extensive financial management experience in the non-for-profit sector, combined with banking background. For the past 10 years, prior to joining the WJC team, Yuliya led finance departments of international non-for-profit organizations, including PSI-Europe and AIDS Foundation East-West, where she managed financial processes, including grant management, budgeting, financial controlling, reporting, accounting, audit, capacity building, and ensured observance of statutory and funders requirements.

Ukrainian by origin, Yuliya is fluent in Russian, Ukrainian, English and Dutch and has some knowledge of Greek and Portuguese. She holds a diploma in International Economic Relations from the Kyiv International University.