The reporting and election General meeting of the football Premier League of Ukraine appointed the new head of the organization. It’s an ex-Executive Director of the football Federation of Ukraine Volodymyr Heninson.
«For a single candidate Vladimir Geninson Plenipotentiary representatives of the PL clubs have voted unanimously», — informs the press service of the Premier League.
A brief biographical note.
Volodymyr Heninson was born 12 may 1976 in Kyiv.
Bachelor’s ChamplainCollege in 2001 (Burlington, Vermont (USA); bachelor and master programmes of the Institute of hotel management (Kyiv). Received the trainer certificate of the European Association of stadium and safety (ESSMA).
Since 1997 experience in the field of managing hospitality in the international hotel chains Intercontinental and HowardJohnson.
Gaining administrative experience abroad, he returned to Ukraine where he headed the Department of catering and hotel services HayattRegencyKyiv. After this he held the position of Director of development VertexHotelGroup.
In 2011 was appointed Director of NSC «Olimpiyskiy» National Agency on preparation and holding in Ukraine of finals of European championship 2012 and implementation of infrastructure projects.
From March to December 2015 was Executive Director of the football Federation of Ukraine.
From December 2015 — the head of the Service interaction with FIFA and UEFA.
Knight of the Order «For merits» III degree.
The heninson has replaced on a post of the President of Premier League Vitaliy Danilov, who led the organization since 2009.
We will remind, in the beginning of the year was held the meeting of the working group of the Ukrainian Premier League, which defines a new format of the championship of Ukraine. The majority of the members of the Premier League stand for 12 teams, calling this variant the most correct and fair. At the meeting, participants were given three options of projects of the championship with 12 teams.
Additionally, on February 26, the new President of the International football Federation (FIFA) for four years was elected General Secretary of the Union of European football associations , Gianni Infantino.
The Premier League of Ukraine on football has headed Geninson. 29.02.2016