German banker Reiner Mueller-Hanke – a foreigner, so his appointment to the post of Chairman of the Board of «PrivatBank» will have a positive impact on the work of the Bank, said in comments to the edition «GORDON» investment banker Sergey Fursa.
«While that is one of the potential candidates for the position. After all, most likely, a competition will be held. But I must admit that Mueller-Hanke is a good candidate. He is a foreigner who understands our reality. As Mueller-Hanke is another country, he is not involved in Ukrainian hands, and had no personal contacts or obligations to anyone. Therefore, for «Privat» it would be right to appoint the head of government is alien. I do believe a very positive experience of involving foreigners in high positions, so it must continue», – said the source.
He focused on the fact that in the Ukrainian media Mueller-Hanke started to criticize even before he took office.
«The publication in the media, where the German banker is charged with fraud, released by Dubinskii (editor of the program «Groshi» on channel «1+1» Alexander Dubinsky. – «GORDON») and the company. Mueller-Hanke only claim to the position of Chairman of the Board of «PrivatBank», and it has already started «wet». So it’s good. But if a person is good, it is necessary to take» – said Fursa.
According to «Ukrainian news», the candidacy of the German banker Reiner Mueller-Hanke to the position of Chairman of the Board of «PrivatBank» has suggested the European Bank for reconstruction and development.
Mueller-Hanke is a member of FinComBank (Moldova) and AccessBank (Azerbaijan). Has a master’s degree in Economics at the Free University of Berlin (Freie Universität Berlin), studied Economics at the universities of Heidelberg and Madrid.
In Ukraine, a German banker, he was CEO of Swedbank in 2009-2013. Fluent in German, English, Russian and Spanish, knows Italian.
The position, which is claimed Mueller-Hanke, available at the end of July after the dismissal of the current head of «PrivatBank» Oleksandr Shlapak.
Fursa: Mueller-Hanke only claim to the position of Chairman of the Board of «PrivatBank», and it has already started «wet». So it is a good specialist 17.07.2017