DTEK Academy has been recognized among the world’s best Corporate Universities

DTEK Academy has been recognized among the world’s best Corporate Universities

DTEK24 April 2019

DTEK Academy has been recognized among the world’s best Corporate Universities

The Global Council of Corporate Universities (Global CCU) included the DTEK Academy in the list of the finalists of this year’s specialized contest Global Council Corporate Universities Awards 2019.

“The GlobalCCU Awards recognize the very best Corporate Universities at the global scale that create strategic value for people, business and society”, note the contest organizers.

Apart from the DTEK Academy, among the companies that have reached the final of this year’s contest are Airbus, Fiat-Chrysler, McDonald’s, SAP, and UBS. The jury that selected the finalists consists of the presidents of Corporate Universities established by such global companies as Microsoft, Siemens, ArcelorMittal, Danone and other corporations.

“For the DTEK Academy shortlisting for the Global Council Corporate Universities Awards 2019 means that we are recognized as a unique educational business platform both locally and on a global scale. Our experts have created more than 2 thousand educational programs, and fostered education and development of more than 219 thousand specialists including both DTEK employees and representatives of other leading companies and NGOs. Working in cooperation with five world-class business schools, the DTEK Academy employs innovative practices and approaches and makes a contribution in the transformation of the educational system and development of Ukraine’s human capital”, — noted Oleksandr Kucherenko, DTEK’s Director for Sustainable Development.

The Award Winners will be selected in São Paulo, Brazil, on 7–9 May. In addition to the Best Overall Corporate University category, Corporate Universities also compete to be named the best in the following categories: Business Impact, Culture, Corporate Responsibility, Brand, Holistic Human and Digital, Innovation, and the Technology of the Year.

The Global Council of Corporate Universities (GlobalCCU) was established in 2005, and it brings together Corporate Universities of the leading companies from 50 countries around the globe. The DTEK Academy is Ukraine’s only representative in the GlobalCCU.


DTEK is a strategic holding company that develops business in the energy sector. DTEK’s companies employ 73 thousand people. Maxim Timchenko is the Chief Executive Officer of DTEK.
DTEK companies produce coal and natural gas, generate electric power at the fossil-fuel fired power plants and renewable energy power plants, supply thermal and electric power to end consumers, and provide energy services. The operating companies directly manage production companies in each of the business streams.
DTEK’s production indicators for 2017: the company has produced 27.7 mn tonnes of coal, 1.655 bcm of natural gas, generated (supplied) 37.1 bn kWh of electric power, of which 637.8 mn kWh have been provided by the renewable energy sources; and transmitted 43.2 bn kWh of electric power via the grid.
DTEK is a part of the financial and industrial group System Capital Management (SCM). The shareholder of the group is Rinat Akhmetov.
For more information, visit: https://dtek.com/en/
To learn about social partnership projects being implemented in the cities of DTEK activity, and to get a detailed report on the status of their implementation, please visit https://dtek.com/en/sustainable_development/

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