Deputy Head, Legal Department, NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine
Ielyzaveta Badanova is currently Deputy Head of the Legal Department at NJSC Naftogaz Ukraine, and is responsible for the legal side of the ongoing gas market reforms, especially in relation to full integration with the EU. She has been involved in developing all the major legislation related to the 2014 gas market reform, including Ukraine’s Gas Market Law of 2015. She is also heavily engaged in the Naftogaz unbundling process. Miss Badanova is an external consultant for the Fuel and Energy Committee in the Ukrainian parliament as well as adviser to the Minister of Energy and the Fuel Industry.