Oleksander Plotnikov

Personal Information

Age
40 years
Gender
Male
Location
Kyiv, Ukraine
UCGA Alumnus
2019A
UCGA Certificate
Certificate in Corporate Governance
Work Experience
Partner
Arzinger
Kyiv, Ukraine
Arzinger is a leading Ukrainian law firm with offices in Kyiv, Lviv and Odesa.
As the Head of Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring Practice with Arzinger I focus my activity on general banking & finance, bilateral and syndicated lending, debt restructuring, foreign investments and M&A in financial sector. I regularly act for lenders and borrowers on a wide range of local and cross-border transactions, including the most complicated syndicated facilities and debt restructurings involving several jurisdictions.

My team was heavily involved in the most challenging and landmark debt restructuring projects of the recent years, including multimillion Mriya, Donetsksteel, Creative and Obolon debt restructuring cases.

Professional experience also includes 5 years of work for UkrSibbank (BNP Paribas Group) and Credit Agricole.

Industry Sectors:
Banking and non-banking financial services, Agriculture, Energy, Infrastructure
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

Accomplishments

Languages
Ukrainian
Native or bilingual proficiency
Russian
Native or bilingual proficiency
English
Full professional proficiency
Organizations
International Bar Association
INSOL
Achievements
Top 100 best lawyers of Ukraine according to Client Choice Award
Top 100 Lawyers of Ukraine (YG) in 2018 and 2019
IFLR 1000 (2018, 2019) – recommended as leading practitioner in Banking & Finance
Chambers Europe/Global (2018, 2019) – recommended as leading practitioner in Banking & Finance