On 5 June 2015, Oleksandr Nikolaichyk, senior associate with Sayenko Kharenko, spoke on the recent and pending legislative developments in the corporate governance at the International forum for corporate secretaries “Corporate governance. Trust. Investment“.
During the event, Mr. Nikolaichyk discussed various issues including the different role of a corporate secretary in public and private companies, recent and pending legislative changes in the area of corporate law and governance, new approaches to the duties and liabilities of the companies’ management.
The forum was attended by the number of local and international groups (IBI Rating, Alfa-Bank, DTEK, ICSA Software International, IFC, Virtanen Associates Oy) as well as senior officials of some regulators (the State Property Fund of Ukraine, the National Securities and Stock Market Commission). The participants discussed different aspects of the corporate governance and trends in its development, as well as potential impact of such developments on the role of a corporate secretary.
International forum for corporate secretaries “Corporate governance. Trust. Investment” is an annual professional event aimed at facilitation a mutual platform creation for discussion and demonstration of best Ukrainian and international corporate governance practices and discussion of practical issues of corporate legislation.