Serhii Chekalskyi is a Ukrainian entrepreneur in the agri-food sector, co-owner of HD-group, public figure and social activist, co-founder of Foundation For Future.
Life and Career
Serhii Chekalskyi was born on the 28th of April 1974 in Zaporizhzhia.
In 1991, he graduated from High School ¹98 (Zaporizhzhia).
In 1996, he graduated from Zaporizhzhia National University with a degree in Law.
Serhii Chekalskyi started his professional career in 1997 as a legal consultant for Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (ULIE).
In 1998, he founded the «Hlibodar» group of companies (now HD-group). The company comprises grain processing enterprises, bread and pastry factories, a jam and preserves plant, as well as companies providing procurement and logistics services.
In 2014, he co-founded «Foundation For Future» which operates as a think tank, developing crisis management solutions in the areas of Economy, Healthcare and National security.
As part of his activity at «Foundation For Future», Serhii Chekalskyi, together with like-minded people, initiated and developed the «Charter of Future», social agreement and an innovative constitution.
The core values of his work are the development of new approaches to public administration that minimize the opportunities for corruption, allow effective management of the common property and ensure a sustainable social level of citizens.