Dr. Andrii Stepanenko began his career at the Ukrainian National Bank immediately after completing his studies. His first contact with the Raiffeisen Group was in 1998 when he began his career as a credit analysis expert at Raiffeisenbank Ukraine and was promoted to head of department in less than a year. From 2000 to 2003 he was the deputy department head responsible for the corporate underwriting of international business at Raiffeisen Zentralbank Österreich AG. From 2003-2007 he headed the Risk management division in Raiffeisenbank Russia. In 2007 he was promoted to the Management Board of Raiffeisenbank Russia as Chief Risk Officer. In 2008 he accepted the role of Retail Management Board at Raiffeisenbank Russia, and later in 2011 also as Deputy Chairman of the Management Board. In 2018, Dr. Stepanenko has been appointed to the Management Board of Raiffeisen Bank International AG.