Kateryna Zaslavska

head of Kyiv office

Kateryna has been part of ILF team since 2010. For 7 years she had been heading ILF’s HR department and managing internal standards, recruiting procedures, and team development, evaluation and motivation.

Since 2012 Kateryna concurrently held the position of project coordinator in the office of the Honorary Consul of Germany in Kharkiv. She has more than 100 Ukrainian-German projects under her belt in the field of business, education and culture. They include: first and second BEA forums “Bioenergy, Energy Efficiency and Agribusiness”, regional projects on creative economy and Germany Weeks in Kharkiv, up to 50 events a year.

In 2018 Kateryna continued her work in ILF as director of the Kyiv office. Currently Kateryna is responsible for building the firm’s partner network in Ukraine and abroad.

Kateryna regularly conducts training classes for entrepreneurs on building efficient HR systems and team management, as well as master classes for students on personal skills development and career. In 2015 Kateryna served as coach for the program USAID/FINREP II “Go women” on building entrepreneurship skills among women. In 2017 together with Legal Clinic Pro Bono of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv she conducted the course “Legal Manager School” dedicated to developing project-oriented thinking among students.

Kateryna earned the scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Ukrainian-German Student Exchange Program. In 2016 she received a diploma on European projects management as part of the University of Computer Sciences program in Łódź, Poland.

Publications

March 21, 2019
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
Arsen Buchkovskii
Arsen Buchkovskii
Banksy, Hamlet and street art. How to protect your mural

 Modern art is everywhere these days. When going out in the morning, you can easily stumble on a graffiti of a gorilla in a pink mask painted on the walls, which could simply turn out to be a creation of some unrecognized genius from next door - or Banksy himself.

Dec. 3, 2018
Sergey Silchenko
Sergey Silchenko
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
6 (not so) obvious life hacks in HR management

Have you seen this math problem: a baseball and a bat together cost 1 dollar and 10 cents, and the bat costs 1 dollar more. How much is the ball? At first glance, it’s obvious that the baseball costs 10 cents! That’s what most people would say. But no, it costs five. To check, you need to solve a simple equation.

July 9, 2018
Sergey Silchenko
Sergey Silchenko
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
Problem staff – how to part ways in time and with no fallout

The web is surprisingly full of articles about employees quitting their jobs which are usually written by those employees themselves. For instance, according to a survey done by Rabota.ua in 2017, 60% of Ukrainians were quitting because of low wages, and 50 % - due to nonexistent career prospects.