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Corporate Finance

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Selected Recent Transactions

Deal list since inception

Advisory work for Rusenergo Fund, 2010-2014



Deal list since inception


  • Sale of controlling interest (51%) in Eurasia Drilling Company (EDC) to Schlumberger
  • Investment in Eurasia Drilling Company (EDC) by RDIF-led consortium of investors


  • $1.7bn take-private of Eurasia Drilling Company (EDC) by its core shareholders
  • $200mm sale of 75% in operating assets of CTC Media to UTH Russia
  • $1.7bn sale of a c.46% stake in EDC to Schlumberger simultaneous with EDC being taken private (suspended)
  • Investment of $50mm in New Age, a Pan-African oil & gas company by a private investor


  • $250mm acquisition of a 50% stake in the Etinde oil and gas permit in Cameroon by a consortium of LUKOIL and New Age


  • $700mm acquisition of minority stakes in OJSC TGK-6 and OJSC TGK-7 by a consortium of investors
  • $90mm acquisition of a significant minority stake in a Pan-African oil & gas company by a consortium of Russian family offices
  • $30mm acquisition of a 50% stake in an Eastern European oil & gas concession by a Russian family office
  • Tax dispute between Western Government and international oil major


  • $625mm acquisition of a 26.43% stake in OJSC ENEL OGK-5 by a consortium of investors including Rusenergo Fund, the Russian Direct Investment Fund, the Macquarie Renaissance Infrastructure Fund and AGC Equity Partners
  • $300mm convertible loan to INTER RAO UES from European Bank for Reconstruction and Development


  • $3bn+ asset swap for Federal Grid Company


  • $2.3bn acquisition by INTER RAO UES of a 79.2% stake in OJSC OGK-3 from Norilsk Nickel

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