Kotenko, 29, was as of July 2 the director of and 40 percent shareholder in Keyko Ukraine, the license
holder of TVi, according to a September Kyiv Post investigation into the ownership changes at the
A month before Keyko took over
the license of TVi, 60 percent of its ownership went to an Estonian company,
Bellday OU, which had been established on April 22, five days after TVi was
abruptly taken over by an Ukraine-born American with a bad credit history.
The sole shareholder of Bellday
is Panama-based Valarta Consulting. A Danish firm, founded in June, now holds Kotenko’s 40 percent share in Keyko.