Responsible for legal department management, organizing cooperation on legal matters with the Company’s subdivisions and administrative body as well as with other public bodies.
Before his appointment at Ukrenergo, Maksym had been working for over fifteen years in his field of specialization, heading legal departments in the leading Ukrainian companies, a legal services company and a law firm.
It helped him gain extensive experience and high professional skills in the fields of corporate, commercial, land, civil and criminal law and as a defender in courts of various instances and jurisdictions.
While in private sector, Maksym worked with international institutions and funds, EBRD, Verkhovna Rada committees, Ministry of Justice and other government agencies.
As the CEO of a legal services company, Maksym Yurkov organized highly-professional service based on the principle of individual approach to the client regardless of the area of activity and complexity of task. As a result, it allowed his company to attain high status in the legal services industry.
Maksym improved his skills in various areas of law practice at the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine and at the Institute for Improvement of Skills of Senior Executives.
A graduate of the Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University, Maksym Yurkov has a PhD degree in law and a certificate of attorney-in-law.
Fluent in English.
Hobbies: active recreation, traveling.