5 March 2021
EPAM Advises Lenta on Redomiciliation Process

Attorneys of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners represented Lenta, a large Russian retailer, in its redomiciliation from Cyprus to Russia.

Attorneys of the Firm assisted in the successful registration of shares issued by Lenta International public joint-stock company. At the closing stage, the international company was registered in the Russian jurisdiction on 17 February 2021. On the same day, Lenta was registered as a new resident of the Special Administrative Region (SAR) on Oktyabrsky Island (Kaliningrad Oblast).

Lenta was represented by M&A and Corporate, as well as Banking & Finance and Capital Markets teams, including Partner Arkady Krasnikhin, Counsel Oleg Ushakov, Senior Associates Tatyana Boyko and Maxim Baryshev, Associate Gilyana Haraeva, and Junior Associates Dmitry Kabanov and Svetlana Apsalikova.