A new owner will unlikely make reshuffles in Ukrtelecom management, according to experts.
“Only a shareholder can say whether Dzekon (Hrigoriy Dzekon, CEO of Ukrtelecom –
Yet, the company may attract several top executives from abroad, he noted.
The same opinion was expressed by Viacheslav Ivanyshyn, analyst for the TASK investment group. “Ukrtelecom management will unlikely be replaced because the Austrian EPIC is associated with the incumbent management,” he noted.
Ivanyshyn admits that the new owner can enhance management by that in charge of investment and financial affairs.
However, Volodymyr Klymenko, director of the investment banking department of the Sokrat investment group, thinks that the new owner will radically change the company’s management.
Heorhii Dzekon, Ukrtelecom board chairman, may either stay in his office or will be offered another high position during a year after the company’s privatization, Klymenko predicts.