Roman Volynsky
Head of Legal
at Wellford Asset Management

Wellford Asset Management
Private company

Moscow / St. Petersburg

Expert in:

Finance Law Technology Environment Energy Construction

More about this expert:

10+ PQE Russian qualified general practice lawyer, having both (i) international consulting and (ii) in-house experience. Main areas of expertise: M&A, EHS, General Corporate, Project Financing, Risk Management. I was the Head of Environment Health and Safety Russian Practice in Mannheimer Swartling, the leading Swedish law firm. Lately, responsible for several environmental projects in Northern Capital Gateway (Pulkovo Airport's management company financed by VTB, EBRD, IFC), e.g. establishment of Pulkovo Airport's sanitary protection zone. I established and co-chaired the EHS Committee in American Chamber of Commerce, St. Petersburg Chapter. Now I am dealing with construction matters as the Head of Legal in a private construction holding company. My professional network Dealing with environmental issues for many years, I have an international professioanl network consisting of (i) lawyers, (ii) finance specialists, (iii) environmental auditors/specialists, (iv) bankers, (v) state officials, etc. Geography: (a) Russia, (b) CIS, (c) NORDIC, (d) Baltic States, etc. My passion I was always passionate about environment: sustainable development, renewable energy, waste management, eco-technologies. My aim I want to continue dealing with environmental projects related to Russia. At the time there are too many environmental challenges and perspectives, e.g. waste management, renewable energy, cleaning technologies aimed at reduction of negative impact from production sites and many others.