Organisers, Sponsors and Partners 2019


CFA Society Ukraine is the Ukrainian Society of Investment Professionals that unites more than 200 representatives of the investment profession within the country. The organization is non-governmental, non-for-profit, run by volunteers and is part of the worldwide network of Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) societies that are member societies of CFA Institute.

The Mission of CFA Society Ukraine is to bring value to its members and the community by leading the investment profession in Ukraine through setting the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence. CFA Ukraine key objectives are to create a local investment professional network, to provide comprehensive continuous educational opportunities, to provide career development and job placement opportunities for its members, to increase awareness in Ukraine about CFA Program and CFA designation as the global standard for investment profession, to enhance implementation of CFA Institute principals of ethics, education and professional excellence within the investment industry in Ukraine.

Subject Company:

Coca-Cola HBC is one of the largest bottlers of The Coca-Cola Company. We've been spreading happiness by producing and delivering soft drinks of the highest quality consistently since 1981. 

CocaCola HBC (CocaCola Hellenic Bottling Company) is a bottling partner of The CocaCola Company. This means that The CocaCola Company manufactures and sells concentrates, bases and syrups to its bottling partners, owns the brands and is responsible for consumer brand marketing initiatives. We use the concentrates and syrups to manufacture, package, merchandise and distribute the final branded products to our trade partners and consumers.

Selling more than 2 billion unit cases every year – that’s 50 billion servings – we’re one of the world’s largest bottlers of The CocaCola Company’s brands.

CocaCola HBC is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and has a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the Athens Exchange. Our two major shareholders are the Kar-Tess Holding S.A., a private holding company, and The CocaCola Company.

Ukraine Main Partner:

ICU is independent asset management, private equity and investment advisory firm specialising in the emerging markets of Central and Eastern Europe.

Founded in 2006 by senior investment professionals from ING, ICU is Ukraine's leading asset manager. We currently manage over $500m in assets.

Our veteran investment team has experience in private equity, venture capital, high yield corporate debt, distressed debt, restructurings and other special situations across a number of emerging markets. Investment decisions are supported by robust macroeconomic and sectoral analyses from our in-house team of research economists.

We aim to provide our clients with superior risk-adjusted returns across a number of asset classes. The firm is expanding its reach into key European markets via a combination of organic growth and acquisition and continues to expand the range its investment offerings.

Principal Sponsor:

KPMG operates as a global network of independent member firms offering audit, tax and advisory services. We operate in 155 countries and have more than 174,000 people working in member firms around the world. 

KPMG has been working in Ukraine since 1992, and our goal has always been to use the firm's global intellectual potential, combined with the practical experience of our Ukrainian professionals, to help leading companies to achieve their goals. KPMG’s intellectual capital – the people we hire – give us a competitive edge in strengthening our presence in today’s most dynamic industries. Join our team of professionals to develop to your full potential through the countless opportunities available to grow your skills:

Official Sponsors:

Deloitte is a brand uniting more than 240 thousand professionals in independent firms operating in 150 countries of the world. Deloitte provides audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax and related services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. 

Deloitte serves 4 out of 5 Fortune Global 500 companies. With a globally connected network of member firms, Deloitte brings world-class capabilities and high-quality service to clients, delivering the insights they need to address their most complex business challenges. Deloitte's professionals are committed to making an impact that matters. Please visit our website for a more details.

EY is a globally-integrated professional services organization that provides advisory, assurance, tax and transaction services. We are committed to doing our part to build a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities, and we are united by our shared values and a dedication to delivering exceptional client service.

Working at EY you gain experience, contacts, friendship and qualities that are of value to you throughout your career, where ever you work. Learn more about our lifelong relationship by visiting:

FinPoint is a leading independent investment banking adviser in the CIS market with significant number of completed transactions across the full advisory spectrum in recent years. FinPoint is affiliated partner of Rothschild in Ukraine providing clients with comfort of direct domestic market access combined with advisory franchise of the highest international quality. In cooperation with Rothschild, FinPoint advised on the most landmark transactions in the region, including unprecedented in the CIS US$1.1bn Mriya’s debt restructuring implying debt-to-equity conversion and US$3bn Eurobond issue marking Ukraine’s return to international capital markets.

Masnavi is a private investment fund engaged in high-yield EM investments across a range of asset classes including real estate, capital markets, private equity & venture capital.

Blackshield Capital Management LLC is a managing company of a SEC-registered Hedge Fund Blackshield Exponential Technologies LP. Having a strong background in asset management, we are now focused on investing in stocks of innovative companies and technology sector with a potential for exponential growth. We combine experience, sophistication, connections and a range of investment solutions with the client-centric focus of an independent investment boutique. Our mission is to protect and increase our clients’ capital. To help them obtain reliance in a constantly changing world, investing together with professionals, responsibly managing their assets. We see innovations and technology as a long-term investment that grants confidence in a constantly changing world. We use a combination of standard analytical approach and meticulous analysis of the technology and innovations that will be the trigger for exponential growth. Our disciplined, pragmatic approach emphasizes taking only the justified risk. We pursue consistent performance, we see a long-term perspective, we have a strong understanding of financial markets and their interconnections. We help our clients to protect and increase their assets due to the global economy changes. In fact, we help them to enrich their understanding and to change together with the world.

If your would like to become a sponsor or partner, please feel free to contact us for more details.