Oleksandr is one of the leading Ukrainian lawyers in the sphere of banking and financial law, currency regulation, securities circulation, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions. His areas of expertise cover a wide range of legal issues, including attraction of investments and capital through issuance of Eurobonds and placement of securities, syndicated lending, international project financing, asset securitization. Oleksandr is an expert on the regulation of financial markets and financial institutions.
He is one of the few qualified specialists in Ukraine on the legal aspects of holding an ICO and distribution of tokens, defining tokens as securities and determining their legal model, compliance with the requirements of securities market regulators in the context of the ICO. He is engaged in issues relating to protection of interests of financial sector entities, in particular, financial institutions, contributors and investors.
Oleksandr is an author of a number of studies on corporate governance and securities, the problem of conflict regulation. The monograph "The Institute of Securities in Private International Law", issued by him in 2011, has been a reference book for international students of his alma mater (Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv) for a number of years. And the book "International Financial Law" that was published in 2017 by Oleksandr Vygovskyy became the first in the post-Soviet space systematic research of the legal aspects of international financial transactions.
Oleksandr is a Doctor of Laws, an associate professor of the department of International Private Law of the Institute of International Relations of KNU. T. Shevchenko. He obtained an LLM degree in international business law at the University of London.