Liliya Surzhenko is Executive Partner of IMEPOWER legal practice. She advised on structuring and financing of numerous renewable energy projects, energy market and regulatory framework, harmonization of the Ukrainian legislation with the EU Directives, and organization of public private partnerships.
She has 20+ years of legal experience in energy and infrastructure, regulation of natural monopolies, foreign investments, banking, project structuring and development. She prepared numerous legal analysis according to international standards, drafted contracts, negotiated with the state authorities and commercial entities, participated in litigations on various commercial cases, drafted laws and regulations.
Liliya participated in 40+ legal due diligence assignments related to renewable energy projects as well as in review of legal and institutional framework for operations of several district heating companies for the EBRD and the World Bank. Prior to joining IMEPOWER, Liliya was in-house regulatory council at AES Ukraine advising on market and regulatory aspects of operations of power distribution companies.
Support to 50+ renewable power plants in getting electricity generation license, PPA and feed-in tariff approval