silviu.stratulat@stratulat-albulescu.ro
Mobile: +40 722 20 30 20
Tel: +40 (21) 796 52 60

Practice areas

  • Mergers and Acquisitions;
  • Banking & Project Financing;
  • Real Estate & Urban Planning;
  • Corporate & Commercial;

Languages

  • Romanian
  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • French

SILVIU STRATULAT has an extensive experience in providing top-notch legal advice and assistance to clients and partners and his wide portfolio of successful projects extends both nationally and internationally.

One of his chief specialisations is M&A and corporate law, where he has advised clients on the full spectrum of M&A transactions, including structuring transactions and the negotiations finalising the transactions.

Other areas of expertise include syndicated lending and acquisition finance, asset finance, derivative products, project finance, financial regulatory, insolvency & restructuring and structured finance.

He has also accumulated experience in tax law on VAT related subjects and other fiscal issues, such as cross-border leasing, share transfers, insurance, off–shore companies and EU fiscal policies implemented in Romania after it joined the EU.

In addition, Silviu has an extensive expertise in real estate and constructions law matters, as he has been involved in a large number of high profile real estate projects for landlords, tenants, lenders, developers, main contractors and various consultants.

His academic credentials include education experience in the Unites States, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Besides his Bachelor of Laws, he also has a Bachelor Degree in Economics and an L.L.M. Degree in corporate law. He is also a third year PhD student at the Faculty of Law, the University of Bucharest, working with a highly reputed Professor and Law practitioner.

RECENT RELEVANT PROJECTS

Coordinated the team that assisted Wirecard AG in the acquisition of Provus Group, the local market leader in electronic payment processing and support. The transaction, valued at 32 million Euro, is considered to be the most important on the payment processing market in Romania so far.

Coordinated the team that assisted the leading fitness chain in Romania, World Class Romania, in acquiring Club Sport Fitness Centre MV, a privately-owned fitness operator currently managing 9 fitness centres in Bucharest and main Romanian cities.

Assisting a Romanian major group of companies active in the Romanian automotive market with respect to a proposed acquisition of shares in certain companies of the group by an Italian group of companies, for a 6 figures consideration.

Assisting a leading fitness firm and its Management Team in connection with a MBO transaction whereby an investment fund acquired a controlling stake in the Romanian branch of the firm in a management buyout structure.

Assisting one of the largest Romanian poultry production group of companies during the restructuring of its 50+ million euro loan granted by one of the largest Romanian financial institutions.

Assisting a large group of Romanian companies active in the field of agricultural investments and production in acquiring a milling and spices production business (land, production halls and silos with a total area of 7 ha), which included the transfer of related technological production installations, equipment and silos with a storage capacity of 32,000 t;

Assisting 6 different companies in acquiring and developing wind farms on Dobrogea plateau and Muntenia plateau, project targeting a total power output of more than 450 Mw;

Assisting a major Romanian wine producer in leasing the wine yard and other agricultural land and existing storage facilities in Caras Severin county, Romania, and also in the construction of the production facilities project by performing a due diligence on the business with respect to necessary compliance with the legal requirements for the agricultural exploitation of the wine yard, drafting and assisting the client during the execution of all agreements and drafting other required legal documents;

Assisting the real estate division of one of the world’s largest global banking groups concerning important real estate transactions, contracts and agreements related to one of the largest office buildings in Bucharest, with this being one of the most important projects in the retail of office spaces for lease and rent.

Education

PhD candidate at Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest, 2012-2015. Final thesis: „Trust, under the Romanian Law”, under the coordination of Professor Valeriu Stoica, PhD.

2008 – Master in Business Law (L.L.M.) Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest;
2005 – Master in European Law and policy from De Hagse Hogeschool;
2005 – Bachelor of Economics (L.L.B.), Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Faculty of International Economic Relations.
2004 – Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Faculty of Law, “Nicolae Titulescu” University – Bucharest (June 2000 – Bachelor of Laws).