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Orheiul Vechi boasts steep rocky cliffs, rising high up over the meandering Raut river, and a 13th century Christian monastery carved into an enormous limestone cliff. It comes as no surprise that the history of this archaeological complex would be as rocky and breathtaking as its view.

Practices » Corporate and M&A

  • Assisting various private parties on equity investments in a wide range of Moldovan industries
  • Assisting a variety of corporate clients on various intra-group reorganizations and divestments

Landmark Deals:

  • Assisting the Spanish utility Union Fenosa (now Gas Natural Fenosa) in the privatization of the largest Moldovan power distribution grid (1999-2000)
  • Assisting the French group Lactalis, global leader in dairy products, in the acquisition of a group of Moldovan cheese and dairy plants (2004-2005)
  • Assisting Italy's regional bank Veneto Banca in the acquisition of full equity of Moldova's Eximbank (2005-2006)
  • Assisting a US private equity fund in the sale of control over Moldova's Mobiasbanca to France's Societe Generale (2006-2007)
  • Assisting a US private equity fund in the acquisition of control over the legendary Moldovan Purcari Wines group (2009-2010)