12 years of legal experience – eight years in consulting (Baker Botts LLP, Chadbourne and Parke LLP), including work for large international projects  (YUKOS case, HINES, EBRD, General Motors, Tarkett, TRINFICO), and four years of experience on managerial positions at diversified groups of companies (AltraVita). Lived and worked for one year in the Middle East, engaged in project finance  (organisation of finance for a development project in Jordan in the amount of USD 30 mln for the Khorafi family), IMF-sponsored construction projects, supply of goods (average amount of contract – USD 20 mln). Three years experience in biotech, including launching tech startups and joint ventures both in Russia (including with participation of Basic Element group of companies) and abroad (Mexico, Australia, Japan, partners – Reprolife, GVT) as lead lawyer. Five years in IT – general legal support for startups, agreements with developers, IP protection, advertisement and media, terms of use, investor relations, creation and administration of foreign companies. Successful experience in courts. Areas of practice – project finance, IP, corporate law, international law, real estate and construction, law of contracts.   Higher education – Russian Foreign Trade Academy guided by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, LLM (with honors, International Business Law) at Queen Mary University of London.