Baker McKenzie's Partner Ihor Olekhov has been re-elected as Co-Chair of the Banking and Financial Services Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, for the year 2017. Ihor Olekhov was first elected as Co-Chair of this Committee in 2011.
Ihor Olekhov leads the Banking Regulatory and Financial Institutions practice in the Kyiv Office of Baker & McKenzie and is working in the areas of banking and finance, financial regulation and compliance, project finance focusing on infrastructure and renewable energy projects, mergers and acquisitions in the banking and financial services markets, restructuring and insolvency, tax and corporate finance law, aviation law and wealth management.
Ihor Olekhov will co-chair the Committee with Mr. Taras Kyrychenko, Chairman of the Management Board, PRAVEX-BANK and Mr. Andriy Peretyazhko, First Vice President, AXA Insurance.
The Banking and Financial Services Committee is actively involved in the Ukrainian banking system development and promotion of high quality banking standards towards establishment of local banking environment harmonized with the best international banking practices.