Platinum Bank Introduces New Supervisory Board
On the 20th of November took place the Platinum Bank Shareholders Meeting, during which the new composition of the Supervisory Board was defined. The new Board will continue to function as a supervisory body and will also take part in the company’s development strategy.
The new composition of the Supervisory Board includes five members. Three of them continue their work, which they previously conducted at the Supervisory Board of the bank’s holding company: it’s the independent director Stewart Sinclair, and the ex-representatives of Horizon Capital Mark Iwashko and Yuri Blaschuk, who have been the members of the bank’s Supervisory Board for over 5 years. The member of the Supervisory Board also became Makar Pasenyuk, who has a wide experience of working with investments into financial sector companies. The Supervisory Board is chaired by Gregory Gurtovoy, a well-known investment banker.
“We uphold the tradition of continuity – three members of the Supervisory Board remained in the new composition. The international representation in the Board will ensure the continuation of conducting business in accordance with the western standards. We are all interested in the dynamic development of the bank, introduction of innovations and reaching new ambitious goals”, - comments Greg Krasnov, CEO of Platinum Bank.
The Supervisory Board of the bank includes the Audit Committee. The Board is responsible for defining priority directions of bank’s activities, harmonization of business plans for the bank’s development.
NOTE TO EDITORS:
Platinum Bank (www.platinumbank.com.ua) — is a specialized retail bank, which since 2005 has been offering deposit and loan products for individuals through a network of branches and points of sale across Ukraine. Major shareholders of Platinum Bank are a group of financial shareholders, including the private equity fund European Infrastructure Investment Company (“ЕIIC”, Luxembourg, http://www.eiic.lu/).