Petro Poroshenko

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Petro Poroshenko
Петро Порошенко
Petro Poroshenko February 2015.jpg
President of Ukraine
Assumed office
7 June 2014
Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk
Volodymyr Groysman
Preceded by Oleksandr Turchynov (Acting)
2nd Minister of Trade and Economic Development
In office
23 March 2012 – 24 December 2012
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov
Preceded by Andriy Klyuyev
Succeeded by Ihor Prasolov
9th Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
9 October 2009 – 11 March 2010
Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko
Oleksandr Turchynov (Acting)
Preceded by Volodymyr Khandohiy
Succeeded by Kostyantyn Gryshchenko
4th Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council
In office
8 February 2005 – 8 September 2005
President Viktor Yushchenko
Preceded by Volodymyr Radchenko
Succeeded by Anatoliy Kinakh
Personal details
Born Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko
(1965-09-26) 26 September 1965 (age 53)
Bolhrad, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Political party Independent
Other political
Solidarity (2001–present)
Social Democratic Party
(Before 2001)
Our Ukraine-People's Self-defence Bloc (2002–2012)
Spouse(s) Maryna Poroshenko
Children Olexiy
Alma mater National University of Kyiv
Religion Ukrainian Orthodoxy

Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko (Ukrainian: Петро Олексійович Порошенко; born 26 September 1965 in Bolhrad[1]) is a Ukrainian billionaire businessman. He became President of Ukraine on 7 June 2014.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Petro Poroshenko Net Worth". The Richest. Archived from the original on 22 August 2013. Retrieved 26 May 2014.