Kateryna Zaslavska

head of Kyiv office

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

Yekaterina 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 Yekaterina 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.

Yekaterina 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

April 23, 2018
Sergey Silchenko
Sergey Silchenko
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
How to help a "burned out" employee: legal aspects

Part of ongoing series of articles from ILF experts on dealing with "difficult" employees. This time the authors, sharing comments on important legal aspects, help figure out what to do when your employee is "burned out" for some reason.

April 10, 2018
Sergey Silchenko
Sergey Silchenko
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
“Anarchists” on the team: how to deal with violators of corporate rules

Remember the movie 300? Specifically the scene where the protagonist kicks an enemy into a pit with a wild howl of “This Sparta!” and then leads a small but competent team to do battle against an army of many thousands?

Feb. 19, 2018
Sergey Silchenko
Sergey Silchenko
Kateryna Zaslavska
Kateryna Zaslavska
Suitcase without a handle: how to drop employees that don’t pull their weight

Say, you are an executive and you hire an assistant. Why? To make your life easier, delegate some of your problems and focus on new ambitious goals.