Yevhen Marchuk

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Yevhen Kyrylovych Marchuk (Ukrainian: Євге́н Кири́лович Марчу́к, romanizedJevhén Kyrýlovyč Marčúk, 28 January 1941 – 5 August 2021) was a Ukrainian politician. He was the 4th Prime Minister of Ukraine from 1995 until 1996. He was a member of the Verkhovna Rada from 1995 until 2000. Marchuk was a member of the Social Democratic Party. He was born in Holovanivsk Raion, Ukraine.

Marchuk unsuccessfully ran for President of Ukraine in 1999. He was a close advisor to President Petro Poroshenko.

Marchuk died of heart and respiratory failure caused by COVID-19 on 5 August 2021 in Kyiv, aged 80.[1]

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