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Olexiy Petrovych Poroshenko (Ukrainian: Олексій Петрович Порошенко; born 6 March 1985) is a Ukrainian politician and diplomat.

Olexiy Poroshenko
Олексій Порошенко
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People's Deputy of Ukraine
Assumed office
27 November 2014
Personal details
Oleksiy Petrovych Poroshenko

(1985-03-06) 6 March 1985 (age 34)
Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Political partyPetro Poroshenko Bloc
MotherMaryna Poroshenko
FatherPetro Poroshenko
Alma materTaras Shevchenko National University

He is People's Deputy of Ukraine since November 2014, son of President Petro Poroshenko[1]



Olexiy Poroshenko is the eldest son of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and grandson of the Ukrainian politician and Hero of Ukraine (2009) Olexiy Ivanovich Poroshenko.

In 2002 he graduated from Klovsky Lyceum, Ukraine[2].

From 2001 to 2002 he studied at Eton College, United Kingdom[3].

From 2002 to 2003 he studied at Winchester College, United Kingdom[4].

From 2002 to 2006 he studied at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Institute of international relations[5].

From 2004 to 2007 he studied at the London school of Economics, United Kingdom[6].

In 2008 he graduated from the Institute of international relations of Taras Shevchenko national University of Kyiv (specialty "International business"), London school of Economics and political science[7].

From 2011-2012 he studied at INSEAD business school (Diversity Fund Scholarship) in France and Singapore[8].

Labour activityEdit

In 2006 he worked at bank Merry Lynch as an analyst[9].

During 2007-2009 he worked in Confectionery Corporation Roshen as an economist for financial work[10].

In 2009, he worked in the enterprise Confectionery Corporation Roshen on the position of sales Manager of the territorial Department[11].

During 2009-2010 worked as an adviser of the Department of advisers Of the Department of ensuring the work of the minister in the Ministry of economy of Ukraine[12].

From January to August 2010, he was Deputy head of the trade and economic mission of the Consulate General of Ukraine in China[13].

From August to September 2010 — acting Deputy head of the trade and economic mission at the Consulate General of Ukraine in China[14].

From September 2010 to June 2011 — Vice-Consul of the Department of economic Affairs at the Consulate General of Ukraine in Shanghai[15].

Deputy General Director for foreign economic relations in the Product company "Podillya"[16].

In October 2014, Alexey Poroshenko was elected people's Deputy of Ukraine from the party Petro Poroshenko Bloc "Solidarity" in the single-mandate constituency №12 in the Vinnytsia region. According to the Central Election Commission (Ukraine), Poroshenko scored 64.04% or 62 359 votes on the results of counting 100 % of the electronic protocols of precinct commissions[17]. According To the regulations of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Poroshenko joined the Committee on tax and customs policy.

International activityEdit

Head of the inter-parliamentary relations group with the Republic of Singapore[18].

Member of the Ukrainian delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)[19].

Public activityEdit

He was a representative in the regional parliament of Vinnytsia Oblast.[20]

During his participation in the special operation in Donbass, Olexiy Poroshenko was listed under a different name for conspiracy (Anisenko). He was a mortar gunner and served under the Kramatorsk.[21][22]

In August 2017 in Singapore, Olexiy Poroshenko completed an internship in public administration (Singapore Cooperation Programme). Singapore sponsored training courses and study visits.[23][24]

On 21 September 2018, according to the independent analytical platform VoxUkraine, according to the index of support for reforms, Poroshenko entered the top ten most effective people's deputies of the eighth session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the eighth convocation, who supported the reform laws[25].

Legislative activityEdit

Alexey Poroshenko co-authored the draft law №3150 "on amending article 15 of the Law of Ukraine "on the status of war veterans, guarantees of their social protection" on strengthening the social protection of family members of the victims, adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on February 2, 2016. The bill provides for the abolition of absolutely unfair restrictions in the provision of benefits to the families of those who died defending Ukraine[26][27].


According to the electronic declaration, in 2015, Olexiy Poroshenko received 77,212 (US$3,227) as salary in the Verkhovna Rada. From the state budget, he was granted 80,559 hryvnias compensation for expenses related to deputy activities. Poroshenko had the office in Vinnytsia with an area of 178.5 m², which at the time of acquisition (November 15, 2013) cost ₴ 1.8 million (US$219,673). Together with his mother, Olexiy Poroshenko has an apartment in Kiev with an area of 80.66 m². Poroshenko declared three cars: GAZ-14 (Chaika, produced in 1981), BMW 320i Cabrio (produced in 2011, the cost of ₴ 424.64 thousand), and Land Rover Discovery 4.0 (2013, the cost of ₴ 680.4 thousand). On the accounts in the International Investment Bank, Poroshenko had 15 011, US$141 thousand, and €88 thousand. He also declared ₴ 187 thousand in cash.[28][29][30][31]

"Ukraine will boycott the Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in St. Petersburg and calls on other countries to do so."

— Olexiy Poroshenko, Zik ua, 2017.[32]

In 2016, Poroshenko received ₴ 152,941 as salary in the Verkhovna Rada. On the accounts in the International Investment Bank, Olexiy Poroshenko had €11.9 thousand, US$95.6 thousand, and €82.1 thousand. He declared ₴ 317.2 thousand in cash. His spouse, Julia Poroshenko, declared ₴ 82,988 as salary in the McKinsey & Company Ukraine. Income from insurance payments was 953,886 hryvnias. She had 138,879 euros in the bank account of BNP Paribas overseas. On the accounts in the International Investment Bank, Julia Poroshenko had €82.1 thousand, US$95.6 thousand. She also had US$304,859 at the Citibank overseas.[33]

Personal lifeEdit

Olexiy Poroshenko is the son of Maryna Perevedentseva and Petro Poroshenko.[34] He has two sisters, the twins Yevheniya and Oleksandra (born 2000), and a brother, Mykhaylo (born 2001).[34] Olexiy Poroshenko is married and has a son, born 7 June 2014.[35]

Olexiy Poroshenko is depicted on one of the walls in a church located on the territory of his father's landholding in the VIP village of Kozyn (Koncha-Zaspa historic neighbourhood in the Holosiivskyi District of the city of Kiev). The estate of Petro Poroshenko is located 13 kilometers from Kiev along the Novoobuhovskaya highway. The fresco depicts the family of Poroshenko, including Petro Poroshenko with his wife Marina, the children Olexiy, Yevheniya, Oleksandra and Mykhaylo. According to the icon painter Dmitry Marchenko, in terms of style, the image is similar to the paintings of the 19th century Russian painter Ivan Makarov, whose paintings include Emperor Alexander III with his family.[36][37][38]


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