April 26, 2018, Kyiv - During the first meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Public Joint Stock Company “Main Gas Pipelines of Ukraine”, which took place on April 25, 2018, Walter Boltz was elected as the Chairman of the Supervisory Board.
The meeting was attended by all members of the Supervisory Board, namely: Jan Chadam (Poland), Karina Luchinkina (Great Britain), Fabrice Noilhan (France), Walter Boltz (Austria), Adomas Audickas and Konstantin Marievich.
The next meeting of the Supervisory Board and committees, as well as working meetings, are scheduled for May 2018.
It should be recalled that on February 28, 2018, the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry appointed the Supervisory Board of the new independent gas transportation operator PJSC “Main Gas Pipelines of Ukraine”.
The international organizations (The Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine, the EBRD, the World Bank, the French Embassy in Ukraine, the Energy Community Secretariat) highly assessed the transparency of the competitive selection of candidates for the positions of the independent members of the Supervisory Board of PJSC “Main Gas Pipelines of Ukraine”.
They recommended to the Government of Ukraine to use this positive experience also for the competitive selection of independent board members for other state enterprises of Ukraine.