Oleksandr Hoviadin, CFO of Carlsberg Ukraine Brewing Company, hits best Ukrainian CFOs list according to InvestGazeta. This rating, compiled by an all-Ukrainian analytical weekly, included 50 representatives from all spheres of the Ukrainian business, from IT-companies to retail, satellite business and beverage manufactures.
When preparing a rating of the most efficient CFOs the editorial board of InvestGazeta made a long-list of 110 entries, out of which 50 best specialists were chosen by independent experts. The companies' financial results were supported by five main evaluation criteria of its CFOs: capital formation, introduction of innovations, participation in strategy development, role in managing changes and anti-crisis measures.
Oleksandr Hoviadin has been employed with Carlsberg Ukraine for 14 years now. He graduated from the National Economic University of Kyiv majoring in Finances and Credit in 1999. And the same year he started working for Baltic Beverages Holding (BBH), today known as Carlsberg Ukraine. From 1999 to 2007 Oleksandr Hoviadin made his way from Deputy Chief Accountant to CFO of BBH Group of Companies in Ukraine. In 2011 Mr. Hoviadin entered Top-10 best CFOs of Ukraine as ranked by the Financist Magazine.
It should be mentioned that Mr. Hoviadin was published in Ukrainian many financial and economic editions. He is a member of Swedish-Ukrainian Business Club Board.
Kateryna Hlazkova, Chief Editor of InvestGazeta: “The role and influence of CFOs in companies have tremendously increased. And requirements to them have extended far beyond the limits of financial perspicacity. Owners and CEOs want their CFOs to be good strategists, negotiators, organizers and even transformers of business. And these very managers are featured by InvestGazeta project.”