INGVARR ADVISORY & TRUST
Safe hands and trusted experts
Our mission
To create a smooth pathway for you and your business to optimise your wealth and assets.
Why Ingvarr
We are passionate about you and your business and believe our remit is to deliver highly innovative, Turn-Key solutions regardless of project size, country or complexity to exceed your expectations.
Ingvarr’s proven expertise and dedicated approach has been instrumental in successful project outcomes that add additional value to the original brief. This applies to both Private and Corporate clients.
Our client portfolio is extensive, so we have current dealings and experience across a broad range of needs both in Russia, and across the globe, including: investments in Russian assets; structuring of personal and business priorities to give maximum protection to client’s interests; preparation for IPO’s; international Capital Market offerings; worldwide business acquisitions or sales; establishment or restructuring of Holding Structures; advising on cryptocurrency regulations and transactions; full scope legal support of business operations as your inhouse legal counsel
Ingvarr’s team of advisory consultants are recognised experts in Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Finance. Together we specialise in adding extra value to our client’s interests by going beyond the brief and exceeding expectations.
Ingvarr’s proven expertise and dedicated approach has been instrumental in successful project outcomes that add additional value to the original brief. This applies to both Private and Corporate clients.
Our client portfolio is extensive, so we have current dealings and experience across a broad range of needs both in Russia, and across the globe, including: investments in Russian assets; structuring of personal and business priorities to give maximum protection to client’s interests; preparation for IPO’s; international Capital Market offerings; worldwide business acquisitions or sales; establishment or restructuring of Holding Structures; advising on cryptocurrency regulations and transactions; full scope legal support of business operations as your inhouse legal counsel
Ingvarr’s team of advisory consultants are recognised experts in Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Finance. Together we specialise in adding extra value to our client’s interests by going beyond the brief and exceeding expectations.
Meet the Team
Igor Mazilin
Founder and CEO

Igor has more than 12 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate construction, fund raising and international capital market offerings by Russian companies, both as an external legal advisor and in-house project manager.

Prior to Igor founding Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, he was a corporate associate with Norton Rose and Allen & Overy, Vice President at the international investment bank Renaissance Capital, and as the Head of Legal with Energy Standard Group, the Ukraine-based machine-building corporation.

As the legal advisor, Igor acted for a number of high value domestic and international clients to develop their business interests, as the in-house lawyer and project manager, Igor was also responsible for a number of essential corporate project outcomes.

Igor's strengths include the drafting skills of an international legal consultant, strong negotiation skills of a professional project manager, an inspirational team leader and knowledge of operational issues of an in-house lawyer. These skills combined with a determination to increase value for Ingvarr client’s are a formidable combination.

Igor graduated from the Faculty of Law of Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Anton Mogilevskiy
Founder and Managing Director

Anton has more than 14 years of experience in major international law firms Norton Rose and Allen & Overy. Anton's key areas of expertise include acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory matters, reorganizations, and optimization of corporate holding structures. At Allen & Overy, Anton dealt with finance sector regulatory matters and deals involving financial institutions. Starting from 2012, Anton has been ranked in the Best Lawyers Legal Directory in the Corporate Law section.

Since 2014, Anton has been providing comprehensive legal support in relation to PayPal's operations in Russia starting from obtaining of the Central Bank license and setting up of local subsidiary to ongoing operational, regulatory and compliance matters, as well as the development of PayPal's Russian business in general.

Anton graduated from Mikhail Speransky Faculty of Law of the Academy of National Economy, is fluent in English and holds a PhD degree in law.


Anton Mogilevskiy
Founder and Managing Director

Anton has more than 14 years of experience in major international law firms Norton Rose and Allen & Overy. Anton's key areas of expertise include acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory matters, reorganizations, and optimization of corporate holding structures. At Allen & Overy, Anton dealt with finance sector regulatory matters and deals involving financial institutions. Starting from 2012, Anton has been ranked in the Best Lawyers Legal Directory in the Corporate Law section.

Since 2014, Anton has been providing comprehensive legal support in relation to PayPal's operations in Russia starting from obtaining of the Central Bank license and setting up of local subsidiary to ongoing operational, regulatory and compliance matters, as well as the development of PayPal's Russian business in general.

Anton graduated from Mikhail Speransky Faculty of Law of the Academy of National Economy, is fluent in English and holds a PhD degree in law.

Bronislava Starovoitova
Partner

Bronislava has more than 10 years of experience with a combination of consulting cross-border M&A and joint ventures transactions, private equity and venture capital transactions as well as capital raising transactions both as an external legal advisor and in-house project manager.

Prior to Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, she was a corporate associate with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and head of legal at private equity fund iTech Capital.

As the external legal advisor, Bronislava acted for a number of high profile domestic and international clients, as the in-house lawyer, she was responsible for the whole work of the fund from legal perspective where she obtained the full investment fund lifecycle expertise. Starting from 2015, Bronislava has been ranked in the Legal 500 GC Powerlist.

She is speaker at various international conferences and forums with focus on private equity transactions in IP/IT sector, including blockchain.

Bronislava graduated from Moscow State Institute of International Relations summa cum laude.

Sergey Romanov
Counsel

Sergey’s main areas of specialisation are M&A and JV transactions, equity and debt financing. He was also involved in IPOs and Eurobond issuances by Russian companies. His experience covers such industry sectors as transport infrastructure, banking and finance, securities, mining, electricity power, agriculture and retail.

Prior to joining Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, Sergey worked in-house at the Far East and Baikal Region Development Fund, a Russian state-owned development institution, as a legal director with a particular focus on the project finance and equity investment transactions. He also spent over five years in the Moscow offices of Allen & Overy and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and three years at a Russian law firm.

Sergey has a legal degree from Lomonosov Moscow State University (2005) and a degree in financial management from the Financial Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation (2008).

He is fluent in English.


Sergey Romanov
Counsel

Sergey’s main areas of specialisation are M&A and JV transactions, equity and debt financing. He was also involved in IPOs and Eurobond issuances by Russian companies. His experience covers such industry sectors as transport infrastructure, banking and finance, securities, mining, electricity power, agriculture and retail.

Prior to joining Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, Sergey worked in-house at the Far East and Baikal Region Development Fund, a Russian state-owned development institution, as a legal director with a particular focus on the project finance and equity investment transactions. He also spent over five years in the Moscow offices of Allen & Overy and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and three years at a Russian law firm.

Sergey has a legal degree from Lomonosov Moscow State University (2005) and a degree in financial management from the Financial Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation (2008).

He is fluent in English.


Elena Yurkina
Counsel

Elena has an extensive experience in business consulting, investments and mergers and acquisitions; she is also experienced in IT and digital law, personal data, start-ups legal and administrative support, and human rights.

She has been practicing IT and digital law and start-ups support for more than five years. Before that she had been working at international law firms, where was involved in advising of Western and Russian clients on cross-border transactions and various aspects of corporate law, including establishment and operation of joint ventures, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions of companies.

Elena was working as a lawyer at the European Court of Human Rights for more than four years. She also has experience in Interpol-related questions.

Elena has a PhD (2010) and master degrees from Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (2005) and University of Strasbourg, France (2011). She also studied electronic commerce at Strasbourg University. She is fluent in English and French.

Ksenia Chudova
Associate

Prior to joining Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, she worked in Goltsblat BLP (the Russian practice of Berwin Leighton Paisner). Ksenia is focused on deals involving immovable assets, urban planning and land use matters. She was also involved in corporate transactions, investment projects, advising clients on joint venture matters.

Ksenia graduated from Mikhail Speransky Faculty of Law of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.



Ksenia Chudova
Associate

Prior to joining Ingvarr Advisory & Trust, she worked in Goltsblat BLP (the Russian practice of Berwin Leighton Paisner). Ksenia is focused on deals involving immovable assets, urban planning and land use matters. She was also involved in corporate transactions, investment projects, advising clients on joint venture matters.

Ksenia graduated from Mikhail Speransky Faculty of Law of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.


Alba Ampar
Paralegal

Alba is a student of The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. She is a regular participant of various scientific conferences. Her professional interests include issues of corporate, contractual and IT-law. Alba is actively engaged in scientific research of the crypto industry.

Advisors
Irina Mashlenko

Irina has over 25-years experience of successful advising of clients on various aspects of the Russian law, including banking and finance, corporate governance, capital markets, currency control and insolvency proceedings. From 1996 through 2013, Irina was the partner of the Moscow office of Allen & Overy and led the firm's banking practice.

Irina was ranked as one the best lawyers in Banking & Finance by the leading international legal directories The Legal 500 and Chambers Global.

Irina holds the status of a foreign lawyer in New York State.

Irina graduated from the Faculty of Law of Lomonosov Moscow State University in 1982 and in 1988, got a PhD degree in law at the Institute of State and Law of the USSR Academy of Sciences.

Stanislav Mogilevskiy

Stanislav is the Head of the Institute of Law and National Security of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. He is one of the leading experts in civil and corporate law in Russia. Stanislav is the Honoured Lawyer of the Russian Federation. He graduated from the Faculty of Law of Lomonosov Moscow State University in 1979. Higher doctorate degree in law. Professor.

Apart from teaching and scientific work, Stanislav advises clients on corporate governance matters and mergers and acquisitions.

Stanislav is the member of the Research Advisory Board of Russia's Supreme Court and Arbitration Proceedings Development Board of Russia's Ministry of Justice.

Elena Nikolaitchuk

Elena has more than 15 years of tax experience with leading organizations, including KPMG and RDIF (Russian Direct Investment Fund).

Elena specialized in Russian and international tax planning, tax structuring of inbound and outbound investments, tax aspects of business restructuring, tax due diligence, tax advice on mergers and acquisitions, tax audits, and ongoing tax advice to multinationals and Russian companies/groups operating in various industries.

Elena’s experience with RDIF included, in particular, the tax support of RDIF co-investments to the Russian economy through long-term strategic partnerships with sovereign wealth funds of UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and China.

Elena graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (Department of International Economic Relations).

Varun Gupta

Varun is a leading lawyer in the crypto industry, having been the founding Chief Legal Officer of BitFury. He has over 20 years of corporate and regulatory legal experience and has been a Partner at major US and UK international law firms. Varun began his career at the top Wall Street law firm and graduated from Georgetown Law School in Washington DC. He currently resides in San Francisco.

Contact us
20, Rochdelskaya Street, 123022, Moscow, Russia
Tel: +7 (495) 790 7962