The Supervisory Board of PrivatBank 10 Jan 2018 appointed Peter Krumhansl to the position of Chairman of the Board, and submitted documents to the national Bank of Ukraine on its approval. About it reports a press-service of PrivatBank.
Krumhansl was born in 1966 and graduated from the Charles University in Prague with a PhD in mathematics in 1990
Career Krumhansl was associated with such banks as Raiffeisenbank Czech and Ukrainian Raiffeisen Bank Aval.
His last experience was linked to China, where Krumhansl held the position of member of the management Board on operations of the Bank Home Credit.
In July 2017, it was announced that the Supervisory Board of PrivatBank chose international recruiting company Amrop Executive Search Ukraine to search for candidates for the position of Chairman of the Board of PrivatBank and his Deputy for financial Affairs.
Earlier it was reported that the candidature Krumhansl was approved about three months ago, but officially it was not announced due to legal restrictions that prohibit managers without professional education to lead banks. Now, with the entry into force of the amendments to the law on banks and banking activities, this barrier is overcome.