Mr Alexander Garmaev > VEGAS LEX > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

VEGAS LEX
52, KOSMODAMIANSKAYA EMBANKMENT
115054 MOSCOW
Russia
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Work Department

Corporate practice. M&A

Position

Head of Corporate projects group

Specialization

  • Legal support in M&A deals
  • Legal support in corporate restructuring and reorganization
  • Legal advice on corporate governance
  • Legal support with corporate law issues in PPP projects
  • Legal advice on securities

Career

Practical legal work experience – since 2006

  • Support of a transaction for setting up a joint venture (under an investment partnership agreement) between Fortum PJSC and one of the state-owned companies of Russia in the field of wind energy

  • Support of a transaction related to establishment of Pochta Bank PJSC with participation of a structure of FSUE Russian Post and VTB Group, including acquisition of the bank’s shares and conclusion of a shareholders’ agreement

  • Support of a transaction in relation to transfer of a blocking stake in TNS-Energo PJSC to discretionary management of the structures of Rostec State Corporation

  • Support of a series of corporate transactions between beneficiaries of AFG National group, including interest sale and purchase agreements and corporate agreements

  • Support of a transaction related to acquisition by Vesna agroindustrial firm of a controlling stake in a large regional sugar mill and refinery plant from AK Bars Group

  • Support of a corporate part of a project for construction of a new passenger terminal of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy’s airport (Elizovo), including conclusion of a shareholders’ agreement between the investor and Development Corporation of Kamchatka

  • Support of a transaction related to sale by Koltsovo airport of a bulk fuel installations business to TNK-ВР Holding

  • Support of a transaction related to acquisition by a private investor of controlling blocks of shares and interests in the companies of STEKLONiT JSC’s group

  • Support of a transaction related to establishment of a joint venture by Quintiles, a world leader in provision of biopharmaceutical services, and RVC’s structures

  • Support of a transaction in the interests of a large Korean energy company to establish a joint venture in the territory of a closed administrative and territorial unit in the Russian Far East

  • Support of a transaction in the interests of a private investor to establish a joint venture with the city of Moscow in health care

  • Support of a transaction related to acquisition by a group of private investors of a controlling stake in a major regional power supplier

  • Support of a transaction related to acquisition of advertising business in Russia by an international leader in advertising and marketing

  • Support of a transaction related to an exit of a private investor from the largest media company through exchange of assets

  • Support of a transaction related to an exit of a private investor from a large Moscow hospital through sale of shares and assets to a managing partner

  • Support of a transaction in the interests of a foreign buyer in relation to acquisition of a business connected with manufacturing and distribution in Russia of a well-known medication

  • Support of transactions related to conclusion of shareholders’ agreements with regard to a concessionaire in PPP projects: “Construction of Moscow-Kazan High-Speed Railway”, “Construction of Northern Latitudinal Railway”, “Construction and Operation of Railway Infrastructure Facilities Ulak – Elga”, “Construction and Operation of Rail Transport Facilities of Public Service at Railway Line Elegest – Kyzyl – Kuragino”, etc.

  • Organizational and legal support of a number of reorganizations of companies of ALROSA group

  • Organizational and legal support of additional issue of shares in the interests of Rosatom State Corporation’s structures

  • Organizational and legal support of a series of additional issues of shares of Russian Alcohol Group

  • Legal support of transactions related to provision by major Chinese banks of a series of credits to a number of Russian state banks for subsequent financing of Russian-Chinese projects

  • Legal support of a transaction related to restructuring of a credit issued by a major Czech bank to a Russian borrower to build a TPP

  • Legal support of a series of transactions related to acquisition by the largest Japanese trading company of energy products in Russia

  • Advising the structures of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation on the development of a model for the development of the Moscow aviation hub (with regard to corporate models)

Languages

  • English

Education

  • The Siberian Academy of Public Administration (Novosibirsk), specialized in professional communication translating (English language)
  • The Siberian Academy of Public Administration (Novosibirsk), specialized in civil law  (with honors)

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

VEGAS LEX assists a growing client portfolio of Russian companies and international investors with various stages of M&A and joint venture transactions. The team has additional expertise in corporate governance and restructuring work, as well as contentious corporate matters. Key contacts include practice head Alexander Garmaev and managing partner Alexander Sitnikov in Moscow, as well as Maxim Grigoryev in Krasnodar.