Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky introduced to the Verkhovna Rada candidacy of Cyril Shevchenko for the post of head of the National Bank of the country.

As stated on the website of the Verkhovna Rada, the corresponding draft resolution was registered by the Ukrainian Parliament on 15 July.

According to Interfax-Ukraine, Shevchenko is Chairman of the Board of “Ukrgasbank”.

1 July, the President of the national Bank of Ukraine Yakov Smoliy resigned.