Mr Gelyukh graduated from Donetsk National University with a Master’s degree in Finance. He received education at DTEK Academy where he completed the Energy of Knowledge program (a module MBA program run jointly with Kyiv-Mohyla Business School) and the Energy of Leader (an INSEAD program). Mr Gelyukh started his career in 2001 when he joined the Intron company as an economics analyst, and was subsequently promoted to a lead economics specialist.
He joined DTEK team in 2005 as the Director of the Investment Department of Skhidenergo LLC and held this position until 2008. In 2008, Mr Gelyukh was transferred to Kyivenergo where he was appointed to the position of the Director of the Investment Department; in 2011, he was appointed the Director for Regulatory Policy and Investments. In 2012, he was appointed the Strategy Director of Kyivenergo.
Ivan held a position of Deputy Commercial Director of DTEK Energy since September 2013, and was appointed acting Electricity Distribution and Sales Director of DTEK Energy on 29 March 2017.
Mr Gelyukh was appointed CEO of DTEK Grids LLC in 2018.
On 6 June 2018, Ivan Gelyukh was elected a co-chairperson of ECDSO-E of the Energy Community during the 23rd Energy Community Electricity Forum held in Athens.