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Ernst and Young LLC

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Almaty, Auckland, Baku, Berlin, Bogota, Bordeaux and 53 more

Olga Gorbanovskaya

Work +380 44 490 3022
Ernst & Young Global Limited

Work Department

Tax & Law, People Advisory Services


Partner, Head of People Advisory Services in Ukraine


Olga leads the People Advisory Services for Ukraine. In addition, Olga supervises People Advisory Services in several CIS countries, in particular, Armenia, Belarus and Georgia.

She joined EY in 2002 through a merger with Andersen, where she started in 1998. She has more than 19 years of professional experience.

Areas of expertise

Areas of expertise: cross-border personal income tax, immigration, social and pension security, labor law and litigation; payroll and HR administration, integrated talent management, strategic HR, HR due diligences and integration, HR transformation, reward management, change management.

Industry focus: retail, healthcare, pharma, financial services; energy, utilities, metals & mining, agriculture, non-profit, public sector.


Olga is a successful business trainer having wide experience in teaching at universities as well as at Ukrainian leading business schools. She also has experience in conducting various corporate and open trainings in the area of people management; in particular, she set up an HR Certification program in Ukraine and certain CIS countries

Examples of her recent engagements include HR Transformation projects; Mission and Values Development; Corporate Culture assessment and value-based competency model development; HR Strategy development; HR Audits and HR Due Diligences; HR Integration after a merger; Graded Pay Structures development and implementation; Short and Long-Term Incentive Plans development and implementation; HR Metrics Tool development; Compensation & Benefits Surveys for more than 15 industries in Ukraine and other CIS countries; Employee Engagement Surveys; 360 Degrees Surveys; Assessment & Development Centres for Top and Middle Management; Executive Coaching & Development; Career Maps development and Succession Planning advice; Complex Cross-Border Personal Income Tax and Immigration Advisory and Compliance project for big private clients in Ukraine and other related projects for local and multinational companies in Ukraine


Olga speaks English, Ukrainian and Russian.


Olga is an MA in Law, PhD in Economics, CPA, MBTI® Certified Practitioner and ICF Certified Coach (ACC). She is a member of AICPA since 2003 and of ICF since 2016.



Within: Employment

Ernst and Young LLC is noted for the strength of its multinational client base and the depth of its people advisory services practice. Olga Gorbanovskaya and Halyna Khomenko are the main contacts; they advised an airline on contracts with pilots, and assisted a global beverage company with secondments.

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Private client

Within: Private client

Ernst and Young LLC has added to its portfolio of private client expertise and now provides cryptocurrency consulting services for Ukrainian high-net-worth individuals, as well as handling immigration planning, tax planning and business structuring matters. Tax specialists Olga Gorbanovskaya, Halyna Khomenko and Anton Kurach are the key contacts.

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