Baker McKenzie has advised First Ukrainian International Bank on the conditional purchase agreement for Idea Bank in Ukraine from its sole owner, the Polish financial group Getin Holding. Sayenko Kharenko advised Getin Holding on the deal.
According to Baker McKenzie, “if completed, the deal will strengthen FUIB's retail banking business line by the synergy from adding the existing Idea Bank consumer lending business and its digital platform.”
Baker McKenzie’s team was led by Partner Viacheslav Yakymchuk and Counsel Andrii Moskalyk and included Associates Hanna Smyrnova, Mariia Gorokh, Mykyta Stebliuk, Artem Sinelnikov, Dmytro Skydan, Anna Stepanowa, and Andrii Levchenko.
Sayenko Kharenko's team included Partner Alina Plyushch, Senior Associates Dmitriy Riabikin and Mykhailo Grynyshyn, and associate Anastasiia Yermolenko.