Investment team

Deputy Head of Investments

Mykola Shevchenko has over 12 years in private equity investing and M&A advisory experience. Mykola joined umgi’ mining division as a Strategy Director in 2018. Before that, he was Vice President of $ 3 billion Swiss-baked private equity house focused on Sub-Sarah Africa region and based in Mauritius. Mykola was responsible for sourcing and executing direct investments in mining, agriculture, timber, structured equity, infrastructure, healthcare and hospitality sectors. From 2011 through 2016, Mykola was a senior M&A manager at large Ukrainian industrial conglomerate where he was involved in investment strategy development and M&A deals origination and execution. For over 5 years he’s worked for a leading European investment bank serving clients involved with domestic and cross border M&A transactions. Mr Shevchenko graduated from Kyiv National University of Economics with a master’s degree in International economics.