In December 2019 was chosen as the Executive Director of the Association of Gas Producers of Ukraine - the largest union of the national and private gas producing companies. Among the Association’s members are presented: Ukrgasvydobuvannya (Naftogaz Group), DTEK Oil&Gas, Burisma Group, Ukrnaftoburinnya, Smart Energy, Poltava Petroleum Company, Zakhidnadraservis, Geo Alliance Group and KUB-Gas. Through joint efforts they cover 93% of domestic natural gas production. Moreover, companies generate 5% of the state budget revenues, providing 26 thousand jobs within the country.
Artem is working at the Association since 2016. He has been responsible for the legal direction at the AGPU for three years.
Before being appointed as Executive Director, from January 2015 to December 2016 Artem Petrenko worked as Associate at international law firm Alexandrov&partners, which specialize in providing complex services in the sphere of investment, M&A, real property assets, agrarian and land law.
During 2014, he worked at the Gas of Ukraine company, a subsidiary of Naftogaz of Ukraine. Prior to that, he was a Junior Associate at Selepey, Volkovetsky and Partners.
Artem Petrenko studied at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv in 2008-2014, where he received his Maste’s degree in law.