Goltsblat BLP advises AFG National on raising investment
Goltsblat BLP, the Russian practice of the international law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), is providing advice and legal support to AFG National on raising up to RUB 9 bn from the Russian Direct Investment Fund and a number of Middle East investment funds. AFG National is a leader on the Russian agricultural product market.
The Goltsblat BLP project team is led by Partner and Head of Corporate Anton Sitnikov and Partner Anton Panchenkov. Also on the team are Senior Associate Nikolay Kholshev and Associate Dmitry Sheludyaev.
The Goltsblat BLP Corporate / M&A Practice is the firm’s key workstream and one of the biggest specialist teams in Russia. The global Corporate Practice consists of more than 230 lawyers, most of them based in London and Moscow, with others at BLP offices in Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Berlin, Brussels, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Paris and Singapore. The Goltsblat BLP Corporate Practice, one of the biggest in Russia, brings together a team of highly qualified experts with extensive experience in handling international project transactions of any scope and complexity.