Counsel, Head of Banking and Finance.
With 12+ years of professional experience, Daria is particularly experienced in bilateral and syndicated loan financing. She advises on both providing and attracting financing for different types of investment projects, including working capital facilities, project, acquisition, and (pre-) export finance, as well as securitization, refinancing, and restructuring.
Recent work highlights include advising an international investment company as a borrower at several stages of financing a USD 3.9-b project for the construction, overhaul, and development of 400+ oil and gas wells in Uzbekistan (2017 – present); Gazprombank and VEB.RF as lenders on a secured syndicated loan of ? 14.5 b (approx. USD 220 m) to Shchekinoazot, a leading Russian chemicals producer (2019); and Sberbank and Gazprombank as lenders on ? 100-b (USD 1.6-b+) syndicated loan financing to Messoyakhaneftegaz, a joint venture of two Russian Top-5 oil corporations, NK Rosneft, and Gazprom Neft (2017).
Prior to joining Ivanyan & Partners, Daria had spent nine years at Linklaters in both its Moscow and London offices, where she made her way from trainee lawyer to managing associate.