Anastasia Kudryashova is an associate of the Moscow office Mergers & Acquisitions subdivision of the Corporate Practice. Anastasia also has experience advising corporate clients on different finance-related projects.
Anastasia has taken part in various projects for setting up of joint ventures, restructuring of company groups, mandatory buy-up of shares from minority shareholders and approval of different transactions by the anti-monopoly authorities and has advised corporate clients of the firm on other aspects of company law.
The recent projects in which she has participated include:
Advising Fasten (owner of Saturn and RedTaxi brands), a major player on the taxi aggregator market in Russia, on its merger with RuTaxi (Vezyet / Везет and Leader / Лидер brands).
Advising Globus, a German hypermarket chain, on its expansion on the Russian market, specifically on acquiring a land plot and properties in north-east Moscow for a new hypermarket.
Advised Ecolab on acquisition of Promkhimservice (PHS), a chemical reagents plant in Sterlitamak, Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia.
Advising Intel on the Russian aspects of acquiring Soft Machines Inc., a group of telecommunications companies headquartered in the USA.
Advising Intel on an international transaction to acquire Itseez Inc., a provider of computer vision software solutions.
Advising AFG National, one of the leaders of the Russian agriculture products market, on raising up to RUB 9bn from the Russian Direct Investments Fund and a number of Middle East funds.
Successful completion of the Linx Telecommunications acquisition for our Hong Kong based client CITIC Telecom International (part of CITIC Securities).
Advising Tomsk Refining AB on disposal of 100 % of shares in Tomskneftepererabotka LLC and TD Tomskneftepererabotka LLC.
Advising AIG Russia Century Fund within the project on acquiring a minority participation share worth about 22 million US dollars in a group of companies producing cinematographic output.
Advising AIG Russia Century Fund and Farallon Capital Management within the project on acquiring a minority participation share worth about 100 million US dollars in Geotec Holding, major Russian oil-services holding.
Advising Mint Group within the scope of a project for selling its subsidiary in the Russian Federation.
Advising a group of tobacco business companies on mandatory buy-out of shares from minority shareholders in one of the companies.
Advising EBRD on USD 170 million loan to European Bearing Corporation for the refinancing of existing corporate loan facilities.
Advising EBRD and UFG Private Equity on a USD 35 million equity investment in Russian Towers, Russian telecommunication services company.
Advising EBRD in relation to investments in Russia and the CIS.
Advising ImmoEast within the scope of a project for receiving a loan facility from a western bank.
Advising a group of security system manufacturers on internal restructuring.
Representing the Seller on the sale of the majority shareholding in FES Group, a crop protection product distributor, to Arysta LifeScience, a leading global provider of crop protection products.
Advising Tomsk Refining AB on disposal of 100% of shares in Tomskneftepererabotka LLC and TD Tomskneftepererabotka LLC.
Advising Saint Gobain on a corporate project in Russia.
Advising Mars, Inc. on the USD 23bn acquisition of Wrigley and supporting its post-acquisition integration/restructuring.
Advising and represented Harry’s in the acquisition of ZAO Kondi.
Advising New Zealand Milk on its business restructuring endeavours in Russia.