The Ukrainian-British City Club is dedicated to promoting business, trade and business understanding between Ukraine and the United Kingdom by extending links between the two countries and by promoting commercial and business relations.


  • to study, promote, protect and extend the industrial and commercial relations between individuals, firms, companies, corporations, institutions and associations of Ukraine and the United Kingdom
  • to organise events and functions to enhance Ukrainian-British trade, business and business understanding in the Ukrainian-British community
  • to provide members with various networking opportunities to enhance their business contacts and business understanding
  • to sponsor activities which will promote co-operation and goodwill in Ukrainian-British business relations

The Club is a non-profit making organisation funded entirely by Patrons, Sponsors and membership subscription fees together with revenue generated from the activities.

Our people

Taras Chaban, Director

Taras Chaban is a co-founder and director of a new business venture assisting fund managers to identify and quantify the key drivers of investment and trading returns. Prior to starting own business, Taras held positions in investment banks, hedge funds and information technology companies. Taras holds a Master of Philosophy degree from the University of Liverpool. He is a Ukrainian living in Kent with his wife and three children.

Irina Tymczyszyn, Director

Irina Tymczyszyn is a partner at the London office of a US law firm. Irina is an English-qualified lawyer specialising in international arbitration and litigation and is a member of the London Court of International Arbitration. Irina holds a Master of Arts degree from the University of Manchester and was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2001. Irina is a Ukrainian living in Kent with her husband and two daughters.

Vasyl Myroshnychenko, Director, Head of Ukrainian Office

Vasyl Myroshnychenko is a Partner at CFC Consulting - government relations, strategic communications and investment consultancy in Kyiv, Ukraine. Vasyl holds a Master of Science degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Vasyl is a Ukrainian living in Kyiv with his wife and daughter.