Biography of Serhiy Kozmenko

Serhiy Kozmenko (born on November 3, 1961) – Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor, Acting Rector of the State higher educational institution "Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine".

Serhiy Kozmenko was born on November 3, 1961 in the village Suhinivka (Glushkov district of the Kursk Region, Russian Federation).

From 1969 to 1979 he studied at the Suhinivka secondary school, which he finished with the golden medal.

In 1979 he entered the Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute from which he graduated in 1984 with the qualification of mechanical engineer in the specialization "Hydraulic machines and automatic equipment". He was sent to the town of Sysert, Sverdlovsk region, where he worked as a construction engineer at the production association "Uralgidromash".

From November 1984 till May 1986 he served in the Armed Forces of the USSR.

After his transfer to the reserve he was employed by the Department of Economics of the Sumy State University, where he worked as a junior researcher, researcher, senior researcher and assistant.

From January till September 1995 he worked in Moscow at the financial and investment corporation "VEK" as economic director.

In the period from 1995 till 1997 he attended the doctoral courses at the Institute of Market problems (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow).

Since 1997 Serhiy Kozmenko has been working at the State higher educational institution "Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine": beginning as Assistant Professor of the Banking Department, then as a Professor and Head of the Department of Management and International Economic Relations (Management and Foreign Economic Activity).

Since 2005 he is the Vice-Rector for Research of the State higher educational institution "Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine".

Since January 2013 - Acting Rector of the State higher educational institution "Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine".