Kateryna Spivakova

Head of Communications and Government Relations, Kernel
Kateryna Spivakova is Director of Communications and Government Relations at Kernel, the world’s leading producer and exporter of sunflower oil and grain based in Ukraine. In her pivotal role at Kernel, she shapes the brand’s image and cultivates important governmental relationships. With a rich background in entrepreneurship and economics communications, Kateryna has managed communications for prominent European firms, international agencies, Ukrainian government and the public sector. She has been instrumental in promoting Ukrainian SMEs to international markets and in communicating key economic and agrarian sector reforms to stakeholders both locally and abroad. Beyond her corporate roles, she once managed communications of Ukraine’s largest private humanitarian fund and served on the Advisory Board at Impact Force.