BGR Expert, Amb. Kurt Volker to be featured at U.S-Ukraine Business Council Event



U.S. Actions Supporting & Enhancing Engagement with Ukraine

Commentary and Analysis: Interview with Ambassador Kurt Volker

 Thu, Mar 18, 2021 | 11 a.m., EDT USA, 5 p.m. EET, via Zoom

Note: Time change due to daylght savings time in USA.


WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Please join the webinar “Taking Action On Ukraine, Commentary and Analysis: Interview with Ambassador Kurt Volker “organized by U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) on Thursday, March 18, 2021 from, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EDT, USA;  5 pm – 6:30 pm EET, via ZOOM.

“Ukraine’s success remains as strategically important to the West as ever.  Now is the time
for the United States to renew its engagement and support. The U.S. should launch a renewed
strategic partnership across a full range of issues,” Ambassador Kurt Volker stated in his Op-Ed entitled, “Taking Action on Ukraine.”


1) Ambassador Kurt Volker; BGR Advisor; and Distinguished Fellow, Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA)

Washington, D.C.  He served as U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations from 2017 to 2019, and as U.S. Ambassador to NATO from 2008-2009. Ambassador Volker is currently Managing Director, International, and Co-Chair of the Advisory Board at BGR Group. Amb. Volker has just returned
from a week in Kyiv.

2) Yuriy Prykhodko, Managing Director, PBN Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Kyiv, Ukraine. Interviewer. Yuriy is a member of the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council Executive Committee.

3) Sonya Soutus, Executive Business Consultant, R&G Agency, Kyiv, Ukraine. Interviewer. Sonya was for many years a Senior Executive with several U.S. corporations. Sonya Soutus is a member of USUBC.

4) George Chopivsky, Jr., Principal, Ukrainian Development Company, Washington, D.C. Interviewer. George is a leading Ukrainian-American businessman and philanthropist.  He serves on the board of directors of the Ukrainian Institute of America, New York.  The Ukrainian Development Company is a member of USUBC.

5) Morgan Williams, President & CEO, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council, Wash. D.C., Moderator.

The U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), with over 200 members, is the largest private Ukraine specific business trade association in the world not headquartered inside Ukraine. USUBC was founded in Washington, D.C. in 1995.