Having a multifaceted understanding of transaction structures and mechanisms, given by his dual qualification as lawyer and an authorized tax advisor, Ionut built over the years an impressive expertise on various legal and tax matters related to a wide range of transactions in the field of Mergers & Acquisitions/Privatization, Capital Markets & Securities, Energy, as well as Taxation.
Ionut actively coordinated major projects in respect of Mergers & Acquisitions of private companies and Privatization of state owned companies, corporate finance, joint ventures, transfer of assets and business, cross-border contracts, outsourcing, greenfield/brownfield projects, as well as on corporate day-to-day management of multinational corporations, corporate structuring and re-structuring, protection of minority shareholders, corporate liability matters, shareholding structures and share capital matters.
At the same time, Ionut developed a notable expertise in the Capital Markets area, representing investment banks, domestic and international underwriters, as well as issuers, in a broad range of securities offerings, either public or private, debt or equity offerings, initial or secondary offerings, while also advising listed companies on disclosure requirements, corporate governance, protection of minority shareholders rights as well as other capital markets matters.
With almost a decade of expertise in the Energy field, Ionut has been involved in both conventional and renewable energy projects advising clients in a variety of projects including advise on regulatory matters pertaining to distribution of electricity, complex projects related to energy supply, be it in the field of last resort supply or competitional market of electricity, but also in development of green fields in the renewable from all sources including solar, wind or biomass starting from acquisition of land up to erection of turbines and accreditation of the plants.
He also advised clients on complex taxation projects spanning transaction structuring for tax optimization purposes, tax effects of state aid, financing structures, transfer pricing, as well as direct and indirect taxation.