• Interros in an agreement with Millhouse and UC RUSAL on settlement of the shareholders’ conflict, corporate governance and sale of shares in MMC Norilsk Nickel.
    • Polyus Gold International in its $9 billion premium listing on the London Stock Exchange.
    • Inter RAO in the sale of its 26.43% share in Enel OGK-5 to a consortium of investors consisting of Xenon Capital Partners’ Rusenergo Fund, the Russian Direct Investment Fund, AGC Equity Partners and the Macquarie Renaissance Infrastructure Fund.
    • Polyus Gold International in the $635.5 million sale of its shares to Chengdong Investment Corporation and JSC VTB Bank.
    • 3W Power S.A. in its proposed €220 million public takeover offer by Andrem Power, a company indirectly wholly owned by Nordic Capital Fund VII.
    • KazakhGold Group Limited in a reverse takeover of Polyus Gold valued at $10 billion.
    • Polyus Gold in its acquisition of 50.1% of KazakhGold Group.
    • Ripplewood in its €532 million sale of AEG Power Solutions to Germany1 Acquisition.
    • Ripplewood, Eton Park and RHJ International in the sale of their minority interest in Commercial International Bank to Actis.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its £417 million acquisition of Bodycote Testing Group (now Exova) from Bodycote.
    • United BioSource, a Whitney, Oak Hill and Berkshire Partners portfolio company, in its acquisition of Envision Pharma.
    • Hewitt Associates in its acquisition of New Bridge Street Consultants, one of the UK's leading executive compensation consultancies.


  • University of Virginia School of Law, 1983, LL.M.
  • University of Oxford, 1982, B.A.