English, Ukrainian, Russian


Kyiv State University of Law and Economics

Professional background:

Before joining to “SDM Partners”, Oleksandr Galukh has worked as the head of legal affairs and senior legal counsel of an international oil and gas company established in Ukraine to carry out deep water oil and gas exploration, development and production under Ukrainian’s first Hydrocarbon Production Sharing Agreement. As the head of legal affairs, he was deeply involved in matters concerning foreign investment protection, and international arbitration in Stockholm against Ukraine. He also represented the company on final stages of negotiations on settlement with the Ukrainian Government.
His practice includes extensive experience in corporate, tax and labour law and many other legal issues that concern business activities of foreign companies in Ukraine operating in oil and gas sector.
The expert advice of Oleksandr Galukh is frequently sought by various government bodies and by internationally oriented business communities in Ukraine.