Konstantin Smolskiy Appointed Chairman of the Board of Platinum Bank
Pursuant the decision of the Supervisory Board of Platinum Bank of 5 August 2015, Konstantin Smolskiy was assigned the post of the Chairman of the Board of Platinum Bank. His assignment was approved by the National Bank of Ukraine and starting from 13 October 2015 Mr. Konstantin Smolskiy enters upon his duties. Konstantin Smolskiy has been working in the banking sphere for about 18 years, 14 out of which – on managing positions.
Gregory Gurtovoy, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Platinum Bank, notes the following: “Mr. Smolskiy is an experienced executive, who is able of seeing the “big picture” and looking into the prospective, thus correctly establishing priorities and approaching the business in a systemic way. Platinum Bank has a stable position in the banking system of Ukraine, so Mr. Smolskiy is facing a task of preserving and further strengthening this position. First of all, it means building up the deposit portfolio and returning loan services to the pre-crisis level.”
“I’m sure, that with the team like that and the business model of Platinum Bank we will certainly reach our goals. We have a detailed action plan, our shareholders’ support and concerted teamwork. Now it is important to go forward, adapting to the ever-changing situation and exploring new approaches to solving strategic issues,” - says Konstantin Smolskiy.
Leonid Rybin, who previously exercised the functions of the Chairman of the Board, will continue his work at the bank as the Board Member, responsible for Corporate Banking.