Anton Yakovenko

Personal Information

Age
42 years
Gender
Male
Location
Kiev, Украина
UCGA Alumnus
2017A
UCGA Certificate
Certificate in Corporate Governance
Work Experience
Supervisor
KPMG
Kyiv, Ukraine
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Big Four
Preparation and compilation financial statements in accordance with IFRS, US GAAP
Audit under IAS
Agreed upon procedures
Team leading for projects
Assessment of client’s IT risks and controls
M&A projects
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Operations
Sector
Private
Finance Director
Rise-Agroservice
Kyiv, Ukraine
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market leader in Ukraine for agri-inputs supply (nutrition, seeds, crop protection products)
Turnover USD 200 mln
Leading and motivation team of circa 100 people in 43 branches in Ukraine, Russia and Moldova
Building and developing key financial functions: controlling, treasury, reporting
Maintaining and developing communication with key financial stakeholders
Industry
Agro
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Sector
Private
Senior Vice-President, Finance and Administration
Rise Group
Kyiv, Ukraine
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Rise Group:
Market leader in solutions for farming (agronomy, nutrition, seeds, crop protection products)
Market leader for Ag Machinery and Spare Parts business in Ukraine
142,000 ha of land in farming, sugar refinery
3,500 employees
Turnover USD 500 mln
Leading and restructuring Finance, IT, HR, and Legal teams within the Group
Strategy development for the Group
Developing internal Control system (internal audit)
Maintaining and developing communication with key stakeholders: shareholder, management, employees, financial institutions (local and foreign banks, IFC, EBRD etc), tax authorities and government
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
IT Management / Engineering
Sector
Private
CEO
Terra Food Group
Kyiv, Ukraine
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FMCG: dairy market leader (cheese, butter, whole milk)
AgriBusiness: 30,000 ha of land with sugar refinery and infrastructure
4,000 employees
Turnover USD 300 mln
Crisis management
Strategy development and implementation (market share grown in mer segments; double increase in sales with a triple increase in EBITDA)
Leading and motivating management team
Developing marketing and HR function within the Group
Introduce Corporate Governance for the Group
Communication with key business stakeholders
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Public
Group CFO
Roshen Group
Kyiv, Ukraine
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FMCG; confectionery; international player; turnover USD 1.2 bn
Group finance and IT management
Supervising non-core business units (dairy, retail, Agri, etc)
ERP replacement (from in-house bespoke solution to IT-Enterprise)
Forming and leading team
Industry
Food & Beverages
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
IT Management / Engineering
Sector
Private
GM
Agroscope International
Kyiv, Ukraine
Part of Origin plc; an international provider of agronomy services and inputs for agriculture; turnover EUR 1.8 bn
Managing Business Unit in Ukraine: full BS, P&L and CF responsibility
Business restructuring
Strategy 2017-2022 development and implementation: competitive advantage, client segmentation, business model, org design and incentives, budgets and KPIs
Industry
Agro
Digital
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private
Board Experience
CEO
Terra Food Group
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Commitee
Strategy
Sector
Private
Industries
Agro
Food & Beverages
Group CFO
Roshen Group
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Sector
Private
Industries
Food & Beverages
GM
Agroscope International
Sector
Private
Industries
Agro
Prof. Services
Education
Donetsk State University
Master
From
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Fields of Study
Finance and Credit
National Academy of Public Administration, Office of the President of Ukraine
Post Graduate
From
-
Fields of Study
Regional Public Administration
ACCA
Qualified
From
-
Fields of Study
Accounting and Reporting
UCGA
Certificate
From
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Fields of Study
Corporate Governance

Accomplishments

Languages
Ukrainian
Native or bilingual proficiency
English
Professional working proficiency
Russian
Native or bilingual proficiency
Skills
Corporate Finance
Strong management and interpersonal skills
Critical Thinking
business strategy
crisis management
Strong networking skills
Strategy Development & Planning
Strategy Execution
Negotiation
Digital Transformation
Organizations
AIESEC
CEO Club