Andriy Fedoriv

Developing brands since 1998


Marketing expert, entrepreneur, speaker


Five years in top management positions at international agencies Adell Saatchi & Saatchi, Bates Ukraine, Video International Ukraine, and United Communications Group


The youngest winner of the Trace in Advertising award for his personal contribution to the development of the advertising market


Teacher of marketing and innovation with 10 years experience, the creator of the three marketing courses


Chairman of the Board at All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition (2012–2016)


Biography

1979

Andrey was born on 1st of February, in Kiev, in the family of creative intellectuals

1985 – 1995

Studied at the Kyiv secondary school № 57. In high school, attended the journalism workshops by “Unipress” at the Kiev House of Pioneers, and in 1995 won the All-Ukrainian Olympiad in journalism

1995 – 2000

Studied at the Institute of Journalism of Taras Shevchenko. Master in international journalism

1995

Wrote the first advertising material in the magazine “Capital” for the airline Finnair

1998

Became a leading columnist of marketing and management section the “Capital” magazine

29th of October, 1998

Started to work as an account manager in the network advertising agency Adell Saatchi & Saatchi

1999

Became a Director of the Development department

2001

Development Director of the “Video International Kiev”

2002

Founded and directed the advertising agency for small and medium-sized businesses “Abrikos”

2004

Share holder of Lyudi, Sahar, Karandash, Mr. Wolf

Since 2005

Teacher in KMBS of Marketing and Innovation

2006

Sahar became the most creative agency of Ukraine and received the first international contracts

May 2007

Became the youngest winner of the “Trace in advertising” for his personal contribution to the development of the advertising market

2009

Started the first author’s course “Act now”

2010

Founded the FEDORIV Company

2011

Started the second author’s course “Strategy = Idea”

2012

He was elected as a chairman of the board of All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition, the largest Ukrainian advertising and marketing professional association (2012-2016)

2013

Published the first issue of the FATHER magazine about marketing, creativity and investment

2014

Opened FEDORIV Hub

2015

Published the second issue of the FATHER magazine about marketing, creativity and investment

2016

Published the third issue of the FATHER magazine about marketing, creativity and investment

Created and presented the Brand father project in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Dnipro and Odessa