A LEADING FINANCIAL ADVISORY FIRM

Moscow — Dubai

#1 M&A Advisor according to Russia M&A Awards 2022

ESTABLISHED MARKET LEADER WITH DEEP INTERNATIONAL AND LOCAL EXPERTISE AND CONNECTIONS
A full range of services, including M&A and Strategic advisory, debt advisory and restructuring, equity advisory
Unprecedented experience in closing significant transactions in the recent years
A vast network of contacts and a strong reputation in the market
Unique experience of successful transactions with international investors and support of transactions with international equity instruments and debt issues

ABOUT US

Founded in 2013, Aspring Capital is an independent financial advisory firm, providing a complete range of services on large and complex M&A, debt and capital market transactions.

Focusing on being a trusted, productive, and caring partner to our clients, we have closed more than 30 deals with multi-billion value from the beginning of our journey.
key team members

ONE OF THE MOST EXPERIENCED TEAMS IN THE MARKET WITH A VAST NETWORK OF CONTACTS

Sergey Airapetov

Partner

Sergey is a preeminent investment banker in the Russian market, whose experience spans across more than 30 transactions, including a recent acquisition of tower infrastructure of VimpelCom for $957 million, sale of Reg.ru, one of the top Russian hosting providers, sale transaction of the largest network of regional clinics to Medsi Group, as well as sale of a share of Uchi.ru, Russia's largest online educational platform, in favor of Mail.ru Group.


Sergey holds an honours degree from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Economics, and an Executive MBA degree from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Alexey Kuprianov
Director

Alexey has more than 15 years of investment banking, management advisory and private equity experience. Before joining Aspring Capital, Alexey's earlier career involved managing projects at UFG Private Equity and VEB.RF.

Alexey graduated from Moscow University of Management, also completed a masterclass in private equity at London Business School and advanced asset management program at INSEAD.
Anna Aralova
Director

Anna is a seasoned investment banking industry professional with more than 12 years of experience. Prior to joining Aspring Capital, Anna held an associate position at Evli, a leading investment bank in Nordics.

Anna holds a Master of Economics Theory degree from Moscow State University.

Elena Molchanova
Internal legal counsel, LLM

Elena previously worked at international law firms such as Beiten Burkhardt, Baker&McKenzie, EY. Elena has considerable experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, as well as providing general and transactional advice.

Elena is National Research Tomsk State University graduate and holds an LL.M. degree from University of Passau in Germany.
Sergey Airapetov
Partner

Sergey is a preeminent investment banker in the Russian market, whose experience spans across more than 30 transactions, including a recent acquisition of tower infrastructure of VimpelCom for $957 million, sale of Reg.ru, one of the top Russian hosting providers, sale transaction of the largest network of regional clinics to Medsi Group, as well as sale of a share of Uchi.ru, Russia's largest online educational platform, in favor of Mail.ru Group.

Sergey holds an honours degree from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Economics, and an Executive MBA degree from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Alexey Kuprianov
Director

Alexey has more than 15 years of investment banking, management advisory and private equity experience. Before joining Aspring Capital, Alexey's earlier career involved managing projects at UFG Private Equity and VEB.RF.

Alexey graduated from Moscow University of Management, also completed a masterclass in private equity at London Business School and advanced asset management program at INSEAD.
Anna Aralova
Director

Anna is a seasoned investment banking industry professional with more than 12 years of experience. Prior to joining Aspring Capital, Anna held an associate position at Evli, a leading investment bank in Nordics.

Anna holds a Master of Economics Theory degree from Moscow State University.

Elena Molchanova
Internal legal counsel, LLM

Elena previously worked at international law firms such as Beiten Burkhardt, Baker&McKenzie, EY. Elena has considerable experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, as well as providing general and transactional advice.

Elena is National Research Tomsk State University graduate and holds an LL.M. degree from University of Passau in Germany.
SELECTED TRANSACTIONS

iconic transactions with market leaders

Purchase of VEON tower infrastructure in Russia by Service-Telecom for $957 million
Sale of one of the largest operators of outdoor advertising to Ivan Tavrin’s Media-1 holding
Sale of a share of the largest educational online platform in Russia to the strategic investor Mail.ru Group
Sale of a leading regional network of private clinics to the strategic investor Medsi Group
Sale of a share in the leading airline ticket consolidator to China's largest tourist holding
Sale of a pharmaceutical manufacturer Alpharm to Binnopharm, a subsidiary of Sistema
Acquisition of the controlling stake in a leading Polish manufacturer of hygiene products for the Russian group Cotton Club
Sale of Reg.ru, Russia's largest hosting provider and domain name registrar
Sale of Russia's leading player in end- to-end analysis and call tracking to the strategic investor
Sale of a share of a leading player on the Internet advertising market to CapMan PE

Sale of 100% of the largest autospare plastics producer JSC Plastic to Group of companies Autocomponent

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Careers

WE BELIEVE PEOPLE ARE THE CORE ESSENCE OF OUR BUSINESS. WE ATTRACT TALENTED AND LIKE-MINDED PEOPLE AND AIM TO CREATE A UNIQUE WORKSPACE WHERE EVERY NEXT STEP WE TAKE TOGETHER LEADS US TO A GREATER SUCCESS.

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO JOIN OUR TEAM, PLEASE VIEW THE JOB DESCRIPTIONS BELOW.

Senior Analyst

Associate

Vice President

Senior Analyst
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Vice President

CONTACTS

Moscow
Presnenskaya embankment 6, building 2, 46 floor, EMPIRE Business High-Rise, 123112, Moscow

Dubai
City tower 2, Dubai, UAE Sheikh ZAYED road

info@aspringcap.com
www.aspringcap.com
+7 499 921-0211