Together with the Centre for Economic Strategy and the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting, the German Economic Team organised a webinar on the Ukrainian banking sector, moderated by Maria Repko, Deputy Director of the Centre for Economic Strategy. After an introduction by Robert Kirchner, Deputy Team Leader of the German Economic Team and the keynot speech by Kataryna Rozhkova, First Vice-Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, Vitaliy Kravchuk, Senior Research Fellow of the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting and Garry Polushkin, Project Manager Ukraine, presented the current Banking Sector Monitor, which focuses on the current situation, the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and new regulatory frameworks.
After the presentation, Kataryna Rozhkova and Robert Kirchner also joined the discussion with:
- Vitaliy Shapran, Member of the Supervisory Board of the National Bank of Ukraine,
- Oleksand Pysaruk, Chairman of the Managing Board of Raiffeisen Bank Aval,
- Ruslan Hashev, Executive Director of the Business Development Fund Ukraine.
A very lively discussion also followed with the approximately 150 listeners via Zoom and Facebook The organisers were very satisfied with the format and the number of visitors.