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Catalin Grigorescu

Tel:
Work +40 21 264 16 50
Email:
bpv Grigorescu Stefanica

Work Department

Antitrust & Merger Control / Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions / TMT

Position

Managing Partner advising on Antitrust & Merger Control, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, TMT.

Catalin Grigorescu is a co-founder of the firm and its current Managing Partner. He advises on a wide range of international corporate transactions, corporate financing and technology projects. He leads the firm’s transactional practice and the TMT sector practice.

In addition to his firm management responsibilities, Catalin advises regularly on all types of corporate and corporate financing transactions as well as on technology matters. His industry expertise covers industrial manufacturing and technology, IT&C, energy and utilities and financial services.

Catalin has a wealth of cross-sector experience in competition law. His practice focuses on antitrust compliance, distribution systems, horizontal cooperation, cartel prevention and investigation. He holds a Master’s degree in European competition law and has authored several publications on competition law in Romania or abroad.

Catalin is a member of the advisory board of Green Revolution, a not-for-profit organization promoting sustainable urban development and green cities. He is also acting as a member or mentor in several organizations fostering and promoting entrepreneurship in various industry sectors.

Career

2011 - present: Managing Partner, bpv GRIGORESCU STEFANICA;
2006 - 2011: Managing Partner, bpv GRIGORESCU;
1999 - 2006: Associate to Partner, International Law Firm;
1997 - 1998: Legal Consultant, International Law Firm.

Languages

Romanian, English, German.

Member

Bucharest Bar Association;
International Bar Association;
National Insolvency Practitioners Association of Romania.

Education

Law firm managemet programme, IE Madrid & London;
University of Bremen, Master of European Laws (LL.M.Eur);
University of Bucharest, Law Faculty, Bachelor Degree.


Romania

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The team at bpv Grigorescu Ştefănicăprovides a very business-oriented service and is highly responsive’. The firm’s workload includes shareholder agreements and high-profile M&A deals. Cătălin Grigorescu assisted 4finance Holding with purchasing TBI Bank by acquiring 100% of TBIF Financial Services.

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EU and competition

Within: Leading individuals

Cătălin Grigorescu - bpv Grigorescu Ştefănică

Within: EU and competition

bpv Grigorescu Ştefănică’s ‘very proficient’ team is ‘really up-to-date with the latest developments in European competition law’. The firm has experience in merger control advice, competition compliance issues, cartel prevention, and trade regulation. Managing partner Cătălin Grigorescu is ‘an excellent adviser and fantastic negotiator’.

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TMT

Within: TMT

bpv Grigorescu Ştefănică’s ‘advice is always precise’ on mandates involving data protection, e-commerce and fintech issues. The team is advising Atos IT Solutions and Services on a €340m merger with communications software and services firm Unify, and recently assisted Zitec with selling a 25% stake to Dante International. Other clients include Google and Take-Two Interactive Software. Cătălin Grigorescu, Alexandru Rusu and senior associate Flavius Florea are the names to note.

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