Peter Chernyshov, the CEO at Brewing company Carlsberg Ukraine and Vice President of Eastern Europe, Carlsberg Group, has entered the list of the best Ukrainian top-managers according to Forbes Magazine. Based on the evaluations of the editorial staff and independent experts, Carlsberg Ukraine's executive came off third-best. The rating prepared by the reputable business publication for the first time includes 25 most efficient CEOs of the Ukrainian companies.
The rating of the most efficient executives also includes the representatives from the list of top 200 Ukrainian companies previously published by Forbes Magazine. There were only 5 main evaluation criteria: 1) the company's revenue behaviour, 2) EBITDA profitability behaviour, 3) net debt/EBITDA ratio behaviour, 4) the CEO's relevance, 5) the company's attractiveness in the labour market.
It shall be noted that Peter Chernyshov has an extensive work experience in senior management positions. Since 1999, Mr. Chernyshov has held several positions in the companies of the BBH (Baltic Beverages Holding) Group, working in three countries at different times - Business Controller at BBH Headquarters in Stockholm and the Vice-President of Finance at “Baltika Breweries”, St. Petersburg. In 1996–1999 he continued his career at ABB (Asea Brown Boveri) working in Italy, Sweden and Russia.
Mr. Chernyshov has been the CEO at Carlsberg Ukraine since 2006. In 2012, Peter has expanded his area of responsibility and was appointed the Vice President of Eastern Europe, Carlsberg Group, and is currently responsible for Carlsberg's business in Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Ukraine.
In addition, the CEO at Carlsberg Ukraine has repeatedly been recognized as one of the best top-managers of Ukraine according to TOP-100. The Best Top-Managers of Ukraine, Companion and GVardiya magazine rating. It shall be noted that since 2007, Mr. Chernyshov is annually elected to the board of directors of the US Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, which indicates a high level of confidence that the CEO at Carlsberg Ukraine has in the professional community. Peter Chernyshov has been an independent director of Ergopak company since 2012, a leading Ukrainian producer and distributor of service-utility commodities.
Vladimir Fedorin, editor-in-chief of Forbes Magazine: “Top CEO List is the first Ukrainian rating of companies' executives, which is based on the financial results rather than the subjective attitude of colleagues or experts. Such indicators as revenue behaviour, EBITDA profitability behaviour, net debt/EBITDA ratio behaviour for the last three years are the most important in determining the rank (60%)”.