Carlo Kostka is a senior of counsel member of Covington’s global corporate finance practice. In advising clients, Mr. Kostka draws on a career spanning over twenty years in the finance sector in both private practice, in-house at a major financial institution and subsequently, at one of Europe’s leading banks.
He has significant expertise in regulatory and procurement matters, cross-border corporate governance, the management of subsidiaries, disclosure and contentious matters, including sanctions. In addition, he has particular expertise in the energy, power, infrastructure and transport sectors.
Most recently Mr. Kostka served as co-head of UniCredit's legal department, where he was responsible for international legal operations, including all legal matters related to the corporate and investment banking division, significant litigation, strategic transactions, foreign subsidiary banks and the CEE Division.
Prior to this, Mr. Kostka held senior positions in private practice law firms, focusing on U.S. securities and international capital market transactions in Europe and in emerging markets.