Sergey Kvitkin

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 Associate London
skvitkin@crowell.com
Phone: +44.20.7413.1344
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1HQ
United Kingdom

Sergey Kvitkin is an associate in the Corporate Group at Crowell & Moring’s London office. His practice spans cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity investments, and general corporate and commercial matters across a number of industries, including technology, media, and telecommunications, oil & gas, and financial services.

Representative transactions include:

  • Acting for a multinational telecommunication services company on an acquisition of a Georgian broadband and IPTV services provider.
  • Acting for a leading Russian online advertiser in the sale of a 27 percent equity stake to a private equity fund.
  • Acting for a global telecommunication services provider on an acquisition of a U.K.-based company that provides virtual SIM solutions to mobile operators.
  • Acting for a publicly traded U.S. multinational conglomerate on a joint venture agreement with one of the world’s leading oil companies to develop local expertise and technology solutions for the oil and gas sector.
  • Acting for a Canadian-based publicly traded international oilfield services company in connection with the sale of its pressure-pumping businesses in Russia and Kazakhstan.
  • Advising a Kazakhstan subsidiary of a Chinese investment company on an acquisition of a minority equity stake in one of the major power generation companies in Kazakhstan.
  • Acting for a publicly traded U.S. multinational conglomerate on a joint venture with a Russian manufacturer of locomotive engines.
  • Advising a Russian port terminal operator on a joint venture with a top-10 global container terminal and shipping line operator.
  • Acting for a U.K. company operating a P2P lending platform on equity investments by U.S. funds.
  • Acting for the financial services division of a publicly traded U.S. multinational conglomerate in the auction sale of a banking unit in Russia.
  • Acting for an international broker-dealer business on the sale of its U.K. subsidiary to a U.S. trade buyer.
  • Acting for a U.S.-based private equity fund on the disposal of its manufacture and distribution of radiopharmaceuticals for positron emission tomography business to Europe’s leading independent provider of medical imaging services.

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Sergey trained and worked at two U.S. law firms in their London offices. He has also spent 12 months as in-house commercial legal counsel at two publicly listed technology companies, where he was supporting the sales and operational teams in a number of Central and Eastern European jurisdictions.

He graduated from the Saint Petersburg State University with a B.A. in philosophy and completed his legal studies at The University of Law and BPP University Law School in London.



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Admitted to practice: England and Wales



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