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Boris Lozhkin

Boris Lozhkin

President, UMH Group, Ukraine

Boris Lozhkin has managed media business for over 20 years. He is one of the best managers in the CIS and post-Soviet media market. In 1994 Boris founded Telenedelya weekly newspaper which has subsequently grown into the international group UMH.

Board member of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers WAN-IFRA.

Prize winner of “Personality of the Year – 2003,” “Russia’s Best Media Manager – 2008”. He also won the national round of the international competition “Entrepreneur of the Year – 2008” organized by Ernst & Young.

Education: Kharkov State Pedagogical Institute and International Institute of Humanization and Education Development (USA)

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