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Darko Stefanoski

Partner, Law Leader in Financial Services | EY Switzerland

His heart belongs to two places: one is Macedonia, where he has his roots, and the other is Switzerland, where he was born and lives.

Darko leads the Digital Law team for financial services clients in Switzerland and is based in Zurich.

For over 10 years at EY, Darko has been advising clients in setting up various financial institutions. Accompanying them during license application procedures with various regulators/authorities as well as bringing the operating model to live. He also has been advising various companies regarding digitization, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, digital assets and token structuring, including interaction with regulators as well as M&A and legal/regulatory due diligence.

He is an Attorney-at-law and Notary Public, and has a law degree from the University of Zurich (UZH), a Certificate of Advanced Studies UZH in Financial Market Law, and a LLM UZH in International Banking and Finance Law.

How Darko is building a better working world

In leading the Digital Law team for financial services at Ernst & Young AG in Switzerland, Darko combines his passions to build the future of legal services and a better working world for all stakeholders. 

As an inclusive leader, Darko believes that only exceptional and diverse teams can help create long-term value for EY clients. In times of uncertainty, the importance of trusted relationships increases considerably. 

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