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Kurmangazy Business Center
61a Kurmangazy Street
5th Floor
050000, Almaty
Kazakhstan

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Maksim Grekov is 'a real expert in the nuts and bolts of Kazakh law and he translates that into very commercial advice'. He focuses on project financing and restructuring mandates.

Clients praise his problem-solving skills, one saying: 'In my experience, any problem that comes up in a deal is never a problem when Maksim is involved; he'll always find a solution'.

Chambers Asia Pacific, 2017

PROFILE

Maksim Grekov

Maksim Grekov

Of Counsel
+7 727 355 0530

Maksim Grekov is Of Counsel in the Almaty office. He focuses on M&A and corporate as well as banking and finance, including debt and equity capital markets, derivatives and other financial products.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

  • A CONSORTIUM OF MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS on the buy-out of the minority shareholders in ENRC, a major Kazakhstan metal production conglomerate*
  • CITIGROUP, SBERBANK CIB, VTB CAPITAL and HALYK FINANCE on a USD 400 million Eurobond offering of Nostrum Oil & Gas Finance B.V. guaranteed by Zhaikmunai LLP, a major independent Kazakhstan oil & gas production company
  • MIE HOLDINGS, a company with substantial Kazakhstan subsoil assets, on a USD 200 million Eurobond issue*
  • UNDERWRITERS on the pioneer IPO of KCell JSC, a major Kazakhstan telecommunications company*

*Experience prior to joining Kinstellar.

    EDUCATION

    • 1992 – 1996: Adilet Higher Law School, Almaty, Bachelor of Law (Distinction)
    • 1982 – 1990: Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, Russia, B.Sc. in Physics

    LANGUAGES

    English, Russian

    PUBLICATIONS

    • Several publications in BNA International Reports on Kazakhstan capital markets/derivatives developments
    • International Law Office (www.internationallawoffice.com, online newsletters), quarterly updates to Kazakhstan Capital Markets and Derivatives Sections, 2004 - 2007