.Oksana has over 16 years of professional experience in consulting international and Ukrainian large corporate groups on tax planning, structuring and diagnostics issues. She has participated in a number of engagements for the companies in various sectors, including energy, banking, FMCG, industrial, and agricultural, using her broad expertise and industry-specific knowledge to find the most tax efficient solutions, reveal and minimize tax exposures.
In addition to advising on legal and related tax issues, Oksana is also involved in the audit procedures performed by KPMG, where she performs regulatory, legal and tax compliance reviews of the leading Ukrainian companies, including the largest monopolist companies operating in various sectors in Ukraine.
Oksana obtained some of the unique experiences in the course of provision of tax and legal services within intergovernmental projects in energy and construction. Within the scope of the engagements Oksana and her team provided support for tax planning/ structuring of the projects, representation of the client in the tax authorities, leading negotiations among the parties, drafting and successfully passing specific tax legislation for the purposes of the project, etc.
Oksana’s educational background includes Master’s degree in Law from Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University and LLM with merits in International Business Law from London University.
Moreover, Oksana holds a license to practice law, which allows successfully representing the interests of taxpayers in the tax authorities and in court in respect of tax disputes.
Oksana Olekhova is mentioned among leading lawyers according to the ranking Best Lawyers 2020.