Co-owner and CEO of the largest port in Ukraine - TIS Group of terminals
In 2015 Andrey and his team signed a deal with the largest US food corporation Cargill to build a five million tones grain terminal Neptune with EBRD/IFC banks aboard. In 2021 Cargill finalized the deal and has become the majority shareholder of the terminal.
In 2016 Andrey Stavnitser, together with his partner Philipp Grushko, founded an investment company SDC (Shuttle Diplomacy Capital).
In 2018 Andrey’s company LB Shipping entered into JV with P&O Maritime an became largest tug operator in Ukraine changed its brand to P&O Maritime Ukraine.
In 2020 DP World, global leading port’s operator, purchased control of 51% in Andrey’s TIS Container Terminal. The biggest M&A in Ukrainian infrastructure has been fulfilled by SD Capital team.
In 2021 Andrey’s story of how he inherited and multiplied the business, founded by his father has become a cover of April in Forbes Ukraine magazine. In this interview he announced his intention to leave the CEO post in his businesses, staying in the Board, and focus on startups. One of them is a health-support program called Metame, which is being launched in Autumn 2021.
In 2021 Andrey successfully graduated from Stanford University Executive Program “Be a Leader that matters”.