Victor Senko

Category: Port chiefs
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Victor Senko (1935-1996), the General manager of the port of Odesa, a prominent economic and party leader of the maritime industry, a holder of three Orders of Labor Red Banner, a holder of an Order "Badge of Honor", an Honorary Worker of the USSR Navy.


Native of Sumy region. After graduating Ivannitskaya school in 1952 he entered the operating department of the Odesa Institute of Maritime Engineers. In August, 1957 he was assigned to work at the port of Odesa as a stevedore. Then he worked there as a foreman, after that a dispatcher. In 1960 he was appointed the Chief of the 1st district. And in February 1962 – the Deputy Director of the Personnel Department. In 1966 Senko was elected the secretary of the Party Committee of the port. In February 1976, Victor Senko was assigned the General Manager of the port.


In 1978 he change the job and became ro work at the party holding the position of the Head of Transport Department of Odessa Regional Party Committee.


Since 1980 he was the First Deputy Head of the Black Sea Maritime Shipping. From 1988 to 1994 - the Head of "Sovfrakht" department in Varna (Bulgaria). Retired in 1994 after returning from business trip abroad.