Iryna Plakhtiy

A Woman, a Co-creator of Success: the One
Who Unites People with Faith in Goodness!

Head of the World Women’s Club “WOMEN OF UKRAINE” in Ukraine,
Volunteer, Philanthropist, Coach of deep transformations

Iryna Plakhtiy is a life coach, career coach, and executive coach with 27 years of experience in assisting and supporting clients in achieving their goals. She is a co-author of successful projects that have emerged from her coaching work with clients.


Throughout her extensive career, Iryna Plakhtiy has helped thousands of clients increase their motivation, overcome fears, and achieve both short-term and long-term goals through simple, actionable steps. Her main focus is helping individuals discover and embrace their mission and calling in life.


Iryna Plakhtiy has been honored with several prestigious awards for her exceptional contributions and accomplishments. Among her notable accolades is the esteemed Order of the Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Prince Volodymyr the Great, recognizing her personal dedication to the revival of the Ukrainian state, spirituality, and the elevation of the Ukrainian Church's role in society and the nation. Furthermore, she has been acknowledged as one of the 50 Successful Women of Lviv Region by RIA Ukraine, solidifying her reputation as a distinguished professional.


Additionally, Iryna Plakhtiy has attained a coveted position in the national rating of the Top 100 successful women of Ukraine, a testament to her outstanding achievements. Her unwavering commitment to children's well-being and welfare has been honored through the prestigious BOOM Awards, where she emerged as the winner in the category of "Guardian Angel for Children."


Moreover, she received the coveted Face of the City 2019 award in the esteemed nomination of "Woman Entrepreneur. Coach," underscoring her remarkable leadership and entrepreneurial prowess. In recognition of her philanthropic endeavors, Iryna Plakhtiy was awarded the title of "Philanthropic Manager of the Year 2022," affirming her unwavering dedication to uplifting others.


Lastly, her invaluable contributions to the Armed Forces of Ukraine have been commended with the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine medal "For Assistance to the Armed Forces of Ukraine," further highlighting her commitment to supporting and aiding those in need.


Furthermore, Iryna Plakhtiy is dedicated to making a positive impact through her philanthropic endeavors. As the founder of the charity foundation "With an Angel on a Shoulder," she supports children with cancer and severe genetic diseases. The foundation also engages in various other initiatives, including:

  • Assisting war-displaced individuals who have lost their homes.
  • Organizing and promoting blood donation in Ukraine through the Platelet and Red Blood Donor Bank and the mobile blood station.
  • Supporting and rehabilitating women, military personnel, civilians, and their families who have been captured by the Russian Federation through the "We Are Free" project.
  • Providing comprehensive rehabilitation for military personnel who have lost their limbs due to the war.
  • Constructing houses for 100 families who are refugees from the war.
  • Teaching English to internally displaced children and orphans.
  • Offering support and assistance to children in the children's mobile hospice.
  • Raising awareness about mental health through the "BezMezhNi" project, which showcases paintings by patients of the Lviv Psychiatric Hospital.
  • Providing generators for the Armed Forces of Ukraine through the "Art Generator" project.
  • Purchasing simulators for the rehabilitation center for people with disabilities, "Galicia," and organizing leisure activities for soldiers undergoing rehabilitation.
  • Assisting the Prenatal Center and the Department of premature babies with necessary medical equipment.
  • Celebrating the International Day of Embroidery by giving embroidered shirts to children born on that day, symbolizing their genetic code.

Iryna Plakhtiy is also interested in expanding her professional network and client base internationally. She seeks collaboration with organizations that support Ukrainian emigrants, aiming to help them adapt and find new opportunities.


As the head of a charitable organization, Iryna is actively looking for global philanthropists and donors to join her in implementing successful charitable projects in Ukraine.


Head of the World Women’s Club “WOMEN OF UKRAINE” in Ukraine,
Volunteer, Philanthropist, Coach of deep transformations,
Vocation and mission, Chair of the Board,
Co-founder of the charity foundation “With an Angel on a Shoulder”.

Iryna is the owner of the Co-author of Success brand,
Author of the Coaching the Nation training,
Vice President of the Women’s Business Chamber of Ukraine


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