Energy and Environment Team Leader



Oleksandr Sushchenko (Ukraine)

Team Leader, Energy and Environment, since 11 January 2021

For over 10 years, Oleksandr has been providing top notch expertise and strategic planning advice on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues to the private-sector and governmental organizations, including the European Commission, the Office of the President of Ukraine and the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative Germany.

His work often focuses on green and sustainable financing, ESG risk assessment, supply chain financing and non-financial reporting. In 2016, Oleksandr founded the Center for Blended Value Studies (CBVS) at Kyiv National Economic University, which was awarded as the Top Learning Organization in the field of Sustainable Development and Green Economy by the UN Global Compact. In 2018, CBVS has been acknowledged by the Working Group for Economic Administration (Arbeitskreis für wirtschaftliche Verwaltung e.V.) as a "leading Think Tank" in Eastern Europe.

Oleksandr worked as an Associate Professor of Finance at Kyiv National Economic University, as well as a Research Associate at the Helmholtz-Center for Environmental Research (Leipzig, Germany).

You can follow Oleksandr on Linkedin.