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Our team

Larisa Primenko
Director, Fixed Income

Ms. Primenko has been managing ARTA's fixed income practice since 2003.
In 1998 Larisa joined the the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine where served as a senior specialist. Her core areas of activity were sovereign Eurobond issues and international capital markets.
Since joining ARTA in 2003, Larisa has completed bond placements, equity deals, and advisory projects in a variety of sectors, including oil & gas and energy, transportation, food & agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and banking. She has been also involved in municipal and sovereign borrowings and debt management.

Larisa received a Master's Degree in Finance from Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics; and a Specialist Degree in Physics from National Shevchenko University, Kyiv. Larisa also completed a course on Microeconomics and Financial Analysis at Joint Vienna Institute, Austria.

Oleg Ganenko
Director, Corporate Finance

Mr. Ganenko has been managing ARTA’s M&A activities since 2004.
He has over seven years experience in international banking, participating in M&A transactions, as well as financial strategic advisory and business valuation projects. Oleg has worked on a number of deals for banking and financial institutions and also has expertise in oil & gas, transportation, retail, media, agriculture, and heavy machinery.

Mr. Ganenko received an M.S. in Finance from CASS Business School, CITY University, London; an M.S. in International Management from Kyiv National Economic University; and a B.S. in Economics from Kyiv National Economic University.

Gleb Kabalnov
Head of Asset Management

Mr. Kabalnov heads ARTA’s asset management department. His responsibilities include market portfolio monitoring, investment risks assessment, market assets evaluation and sectoral analysis.
Gleb has 7 years of experience in the Ukrainian stock market. Prior to occupying his current position, Gleb worked at ARTA as an equity market expert. Before joining ARTA, Gleb worked as an asset manager in one of the Ukrainian investment companies. He performed analysis of funds activities and PFTS listed companies, as well as developed in-depth companies and sectoral insights.

Mr. Kabalnov received a Specialist Degree in International Economics from the Kharkiv State University of Economics.

Andrey Tsymbal
Chief Financial Officer

Andrey joined the firm in the CFO since 2008. Before that, he headed the Economic Department at one of the SCM group company, supervised financial consulting projects in the largest Ukrainian and international companies, and before, worked in the banking sector. Total experience Andrey in finance, economics and investment is 19 years.

Andrey Tsymbal has a degree from Shevchenko University (1993), specializing in "economics" as well as an MBA, Kyiv-Mohyla Business School (2009).