Who is Vitaliy Grechin?
Vitaliy Grechin is a Ukrainian playboy who is known for posing for photos with Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and George Clooney, He has reportedly accused of organizing the n*ked photoshoot which caused outrage in Dubai. The Kiev-born investor grew up and worked in the US.
He has been identified by media in his home country as the man behind the shoot which saw 12 Ukrainian models. It turns out that at least half a dozen women, known to have taken part in the Dubai n*ked photoshoot were also at a birthday party at the Ukrainian winter resort Bukovel six weeks earlier.
Vitaliy Grechin Wikipedia
Grechin was born in Kyiv but moved aged ten with his parents to America around the time of the fall of the USSR. He is reported to have degrees in finance and personnel psychology. There are claims he served in the US army, and that at some point he was posted to the American embassy in Ukraine.
It is unclear if a Russian man detained in connection with the Dubai nudity – IT company head Alexey Kontsov, 33 – is linked to Grechin.
Russian diplomats are known to be giving him consular assistance.
Vitaliy Grechin Age
Vitaliy Grechin is 41 years old as of the year 2021.
Vitaliy Grechin Birthday
The three-day event in the Carpathian Mountains is believed to have been organized as a 41st birthday party for playboy Grechin. It is believed Grechin is also the organizer of the scandalous nude photoshoot in Dubai.
Photos from the party showed the models dancing around him in white bunny costumes. After the event, Grechin thanked the models in a social media post: “Wanted to thank all of you for your much-awaited birthday wishes.
Vitaliy Grechin Playboy
Grechin is believed to be the man seen in an image taken in the same hotel room where a now-notorious balcony photo was taken just moments later. In it, the man sits at a grand piano while surrounded by 19 n*ked women – two of whom are models who were identified as taking part in the photoshoot.
Sources in Kiev told local news site Strana, one of Ukraine’s biggest news sites, that the man in that image is Grechin.
‘According to our information, [he] was the organizer of the trip itself and the scandalous photo session,’ the site reported.
A trawl of Grechin’s social media reveals that he is no stranger to being surrounded by groups of scantily-clad women while showing off his playboy lifestyle.
Vitaliy Grechin Photoshoot
Facebook images show him posing with groups of women in bikinis on boats and in nightclubs, while another shows him on a private jet alongside women dressed as flight attendants – two of whom are later pictured in the cockpit wearing lingerie.
Russian source BAZA reported that Grechin had not been detained with the rest of the group in Dubai and got out of Ukraine.
Grechin has not commented on the claims of his involvement in the scandal. Instagram images from some of the models known to be in the Dubai shot reveal that they also attended a similar event held at a ski resort in Ukraine for Grechin’s birthday back in February.
Vitaliy Grechin Arrested
One woman outed by local media, Marianna Fedchuk, 21, admitted to being in a clothed picture including many women who subsequently stripped for the n*ked shot – but denied being one of the women on the balcony.
Meanwhile, trained lawyer Yana Graboshchuk, 27, was revealed to be among the group detained for the revealing shoot – as her family said they knew where she had flown but had no idea what her purpose was.