Delo Group’s $944.5 Million Acquisition of TransContainer


White & Case LLP has advised VTB Capital as Auction Organizer and financial advisor to UTLC.

UTLC, a subsidiary of the Russian state railway operator Russian Railways, completed its RUB 60.3 billion (around US$944.5 million) auction sale of a controlling stake in a major Russian railway container operator TransContainer.

Delo Group, a Russian diversified group owned by businessman Sergey Shishkarev, won the auction with a RUB 60.3 billion bid for a 50 percent stake plus two shares in TransContainer.

The White & Case team in Moscow advising on the transaction was led by partner Nikolay Feoktistov (Picture) and included associates Evgeny Chernyavsky and Valery Lavrov.

Involved fees earner: Evgeny Chernyavsky – White & Case; Nikolay Feoktistov – White & Case; Valery Lavrov – White & Case;

Law Firms: White & Case;

Clients: VTB Capital;