Andriy Kobolyev is CEO of Naftogaz of Ukraine since March 25th, 2014. Mr. Kobolyev began his career at the international audit and consulting group PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC), where he specialized in issues of strategic management and corporate transformation. From 2002 to 2010 he worked at Naftogaz, moving up the career ladder from a chief specialist to adviser to the chairman. Later, Mr. Kobolyev co-founded AYA Capital investment banking group where he focused on debt and equity capital raising, debt restructuring and corporate reorganizations of large enterprises and holdings. Mr. Kobolyev holds a Master's degree in International Economic Relations with Honors from the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.