Dragon Capital Supports Ukrainian Leadership Academy
The partnership foresees providing financial support and arranging internships for the Academy’s best students in May-July 2019. Three ULA students with the highest scores for the academic year will be given the opportunity to practice at Dragon Capital. Company employees will share their knowledge and experience on navigating the world of finance and the challenges and prospects for investment business in Ukraine.
“We want to invest in the development of Ukrainian youth and support capable organizations that help young people hone leadership and entrepreneurial skills. Today, we are transferring UAH 1,400,000 to the Ukrainian Leadership Academy and hope that this support will help Academy students and young people in the regions where the Academy is present to get a solid grasp of what our company’s business is about,” said Tomas Fiala, CEO of Dragon Capital.
“The Academy’s mission is to create impact on deep social processes within Ukrainian society by helping raise a new generation that would be ready to take responsibility for our nation and have all necessary competences for this. The Academy's prioritу is to give birth to a new generation of entrepreneurs and professionals in the fields of education, national security and defense. Our partnership with Dragon Capital is strategically important for us as it opens up the opportunity for long-term cooperation with a business that understands and supports development of a youth leadership movement based on the values of serving the people and acts as a worthy role model for young people in our country. We are very thankful to the Dragon Capital team headed by Tomas Fiala for support. Let's create Ukraine together!” said Roman Tychkyvskyi, Head of the Ukrainian Leadership Academy.