Alexey Statsenko, the Regional General Counsel for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe & Central Asia at EY, has been promoted to equity partner at EY.
Based in Moscow, Statsenko leads a 50-strong team of legal professionals supporting EY member firms’ business in the region that comprises almost nearly sixty offices and more than 14,000 people in almost thirty countries.
Statsenko has been with EY since September 2009, when he joined the Big 4 company as the General Counsel for Russia & CIS. He took on the regional GC role in July 2018 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on July 4, 2018). Prior to EY, Statsenko was the Legal & External Affairs Director for Russia & CIS at Nissan Motor Co. Earlier still, he served as the Legal Manager for Russia & CIS at Fonterra.
Commenting on his promotion, Statsenko told CEEIHM: "It’s a great honor for me to be admitted to the EY partnership, and I am especially thrilled to become an EY Partner in this turbulent times. I am grateful to my leadership and my fellow partners for their trust and recognition of the role our Legal function plays, helping our teams serve the clients at this challenging moment and doing our part in building a better working world."