"In accordance with paragraph 18 of paragraph 1 of Article 85 of the Constitution of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine decides: To appoint Shevchenko Kyrylo to the post of Chairman of the National Bank of Ukraine," the text of the decision says.
Shevchenko has been the head of the board of Ukrgasbank since May 2015. Prior to that, he served as the first deputy of the head of the board. In 2012-2014, he was an adviser to the head of the Oschadbank.
As we reported before, Jule 1, head of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Yakiv Smoliy wrote and submitted to the President of Ukraine a letter of resignation of his own free will.
President Zelensky has submitted a resolution on the removal of Yakiv Smoliy from the position of the Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine to the Verkhovna Rada