Debevoise Advising Baring Vostok in The Sale of its Stake in Ozon

26 April 2024

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Baring Vostok ("BV") in a complex transaction relating to BV’s divestment of its Russian assets, including its stakes in Ozon Holdings PLC, Russia's leading e-commerce platform. The transaction was announced by BV in late 2022 and was further cleared by the Russian Governmental Commission in December 2023 and the Russian President in February 2024.

For more information, please see Ozon’s press release.

The Debevoise team advising BV is being led by partner Alan Kartashkin, and includes partners Alan Davies, Geoffrey Kittredge, Nicholas Pellicani and John Rife, international counsel Fatema Al-Arayedh, Gavin Chesney and Dmitry Karamyslov, and associates Gavin Benson, Maria Epishkina, Evgenii Lebedev, Joseph Mash, Aleksei Shapovalov and Edoardo Troina. Sanctions compliance advice is being provided by partner Satish Kini, international counsel Konstantin Bureiko, counsel Robert Dura, and associate Anastasia Magid.