Konnov & Sozanovsky appointed new Managing partner


Konnov & Sozanovsky appointed Alexey Ivanov, attorney at law, as its new Managing Partner, with effect from 17 May 2010.

General-management issues, clientsí relations development, attraction of new clients as well as strengthening of the firmís marketing position will be among the main priorities of Alexey Ivanovís activities as a Managing Partner.

Alexey Ivanov is a well-known expert in corporate law, foreign investments, banking and currency control, labor law. His professional legal practice experience counts more than 15 years and includes advising a major industrial companies and a leading service-businesses on the broad spectrum of legal issues, such as purchase and sale of business, assets structuring, shareholders rights protection, corporate conflicts resolution, financial institutions establishment and reorganization, foreign investments and other.

Prior to joining Konnov & Sozanovsky, Alexey Ivanov was a Partner and a head of Corporate law practice of KM Partners since its establishment in March 1999. Previously Mr.Ivanov held leadership positions in the leading Ukrainian and international companies.

Alexey Ivanov is a member of Kiev Region Bar Association, as well as a member of Ukrainian Bar Association.

Mr. Ivanov graduated from the Kiev State University. He is fluent in Ukrainian, Russian, English and French spoken.