• Advising investors and founders in relation to numerous venture capital investments and setting up venture capital funds.
  • Advising the key shareholder on the buy-out of a financial investor in and a complex equity and debt restructuring of a major Russian furniture retail chain.
  • Advising shareholders of a major Russian investment manager in relation to restructuring its holding structure.
  • Advising the management in relation to the management buy-out of the Russian Fish Company.
  • Advising MD Medical Group on the acquisition of the (i) ArtMedGroup chain of reproductive technology centres, one of Russia's five largest healthcare companies and the Siberian market leader in terms of completed IVF cycles (2016); (ii) Medica Clinic, the leader in fertility services in Novokuznetsk and the Kemerovo Region (2015); and (iii) Avicenna Medical Centre, the largest private healthcare company in Russia outside of Moscow and St Petersburg (2014).
  • Advising UCP on the acquisition of a stake in VKontakte.ru.
  • Advising Glencore on its investment in the production subsidiaries of a major Russian oil company, NK RussNeft.
  • Advising Comstar-United TeleSystems on its merger into Mobile TeleSystems, the largest merger of public companies in the Russian telecommunications sector.
  • Advising Macquarie Capital Group Limited on the establishment of a joint venture with Renaissance Capital Holdings Limited to manage one of the largest infrastructure funds in Russia at the time.
  • Advising SUAL on the merger between RUSAL, SUAL and alumina assets of Glencore to create UC RUSAL, at the time, the world’s largest aluminium producer and the biggest M&A transaction in Russian history.