• Advised an International Financial Institution and the Government of Kazakhstan (represented by the Ministry of Health) on a ground-breaking PPP project in healthcare system. 
  • Acted for the Kazakhstan Project Preparation Fund on a concession project concerning a new technical college in South Kazakhstan. 
  • Advised a private partner on construction (infrastructure) of a road checkpoint and a transport and logistics center on the section of the Almaty-Khorgos highway of the international transit corridor “Western Europe – Western China” as a debut PPP project of a national level in Kazakhstan under the PPP Law legal framework. One of the first PPP projects initiated by way of the so-called direct negotiations (i.e. without a tender). So far this is the only executed PPP agreement where two different state agencies acted on behalf of the public partner. 
  • Advised Akimat (mayor) of Almaty city on Kazakh law issues on its various municipal level PPP projects, including bus transit system, solid domestic waste plant, velodrome and others. 
  • Advised a foreign investor on implementation of the potential toll road project as a PPP. 
  • Advised International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Government of Kazakhstan on the BAKAD, pilot concession project valued at more than 1 billion US dollars in transport sector (toll-road). 
  • Acted as a Kazakh legal counsel for Samsung C&T and KEPCO on the Balkhash Power Plant project (debut USD 4 billion Independent Power Producer project in Kazakhstan), including negotiations with Government of Kazakhstan and respective state agencies and drafting unprecedented international treaty between Kazakhstan and South Korea that supersedes national legislation. 
  • Advised EuroChem, Russia’s largest mineral fertilizer producer on the construction of Chemical Producing Plant in south Kazakhstan (USD 2 billion total value infrastructure project) where I among other things, drafted and negotiated with the Government of Kazakhstan and respective state agencies unprecedented host government agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan and a foreign investor; 
  • Advised China Development Bank (CDB) and Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited on a USD 7.5 billion syndicated secured loan facility to Asia Gas Pipeline LLP to finance the Central Asia-China gas pipeline project, that forms the backbone of infrastructure connections between Central Asia and China. 
  • Advised Asian Development Bank on the study and recommendations for alternative approaches to financing of municipal housing and utilities infrastructure in the Republic of Kazakhstan, including work on improvement of the related PPP and project finance legislation. 
  • Represented a number of foreign solar and wind developers in the negotiation of power purchase agreements, feed-in tariffs and site leases.    
  • Advised IFC, Asian Development Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Eurasian Development Bank, Islamic Development Bank, China Development Bank and other international financial institutions on numerous project finance and infrastructure transactions in Kazakhstan and Central Asia
Алмати, Казахстан