Alexey Statsenko has been appointed the EY Regional General Counsel for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe & Central Asia.
In his new role, Statsenko will be in charge of providing legal support to the EY professional services business in almost thirty countries, with more than sixty EY offices employing about 11,500 employees.
Prior to his appointment, Statsenko was the General Counsel for EY in Russia & CIS. Statsenko joined EY in 2009. Before that, Statsenko worked as a Legal & External Affairs Director at Nissan, where he was responsible for legal support and government relations for the Japanese carmaker’s business in Russia and other CIS countries. Prior to Nissan, he worked as Legal Manager for Fonterra CIS.
Statsenko commented: “I am extremely excited to take up this challenging role in the diverse and complex region with a great potential of growth in many markets. We have the highest performing team of excellent legal professionals supporting EY member firms in the region. I am proud to become the leader of that fantastic team in such a dynamic time.”