Nicholas Burgess

Nick Burgess advises public and private companies on all aspects of M&A transactions across a wide range of industries. He also has advised on many initial public offerings and placings on the London Stock Exchange.

Nick's recent experience includes representing Altimo in a groundbreaking $23.8 billion transaction with Telenor to combine their respective holdings in VimpelCom, the Russian mobile operator, and Kyivstar, the Ukrainian mobile operator, under Vimpelcom Ltd.; Alfa CTC Holdings in connection with the $1.1 billion sale of its 25.1 percent beneficial interest in CTC Media, Inc., Russia's leading independent television broadcaster listed on NASDAQ, to Telcrest Investments Limited; and Igor Yakovlev, the founder of the Eldorado Group, in the sale of his 50 percent minus 1 share stake in the Eldorado Group, Russia's largest consumer electronics retailer, to PPF Group. [1]