Olena Balbekova


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Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, Advisor to the Minister (supernumerary)

Specialization

  • Corporate finance
  • M&A
  • Corporate law

Education

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Master in Public Administration (MPA); OECD-LSE capstone project, Consultant; Kyiv National Economic University named after V. Hetman, Master in International Economics; Kyiv University of Law under the auspices of National Academy of Science, Master in Law (with Honors)
 

Work Experience

Current: Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, Advisor to the Minister (supernumerary)
Previous: System Capital Management (SCM), Head of the International Legal Projects (In-house law firm), attorney-at-law; AGA Partners Law firm, Senior associate; Insurance stock company Grawe Ukraine, (Austria), Legal counselor

Recognition

  • Co-founder, Vice-president, NGO Ukrainian Center for Political Leadership
  • Chair of the Ukrainian Society at London School of Economics and Political Sciences (Bronze Star Award obtained as one of the best Societies at LSE)
  • Member of Energy Institute (London, UK)
  • Head of International Law Committee, Ukrainian Bar Association
  • Local President 2008 of Kyiv Chapter, Junior Chamber International Ukraine
  • Member of Ukrainian Bar Association