National Agency on Corruption Prevention
Head of Agency
On January 15, 2020, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine appointed Oleksandr Novikov as the new head of the NACP. This was the first competition for the position of the head of the central executive body, where international experts had the decisive vote in the commission of 6 people (Vitaly Shabunin, Kateryna Ryzhenko, Olga Kobylynska, Tilman Hoppe, Goran Klymenych, Michael Sears) in accordance with the provisions of Article 6 of the Law of Ukraine “On prevention of corruption”. Worked in the prosecutor’s office for over 16 years (from 2004 to 2020). In particular, he supervised the observance and application of laws by all types of state and local self-government bodies, supported the state prosecution in cases of combating organized crime, cybercrime and economic crimes.