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Aleksandr Khachaturyan
Managing Partner
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Primary Practice
Capital Markets, Commercial Transactions, Finance, Depository Institutions, Derivatives & Structured Finance, Real Estate Finance and Antitrust & Competition
Secondary Practices
Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Investment Management.
Education
LL.M in banking and financial law, Boston University School of Law, Boston, MA, USA, 2012 (winner of Dennis S. Aronowitz Award for Academic Excellence in Banking and Financial Law)
LL.M in international business law, French University in Armenia, Faculty of Law, Yerevan, Armenia, 2007
Master in Legal and Political Sciences – International Business Law, Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3, Faculté de Droit (part of joint degree), 2007
Diploma in Jurisprudence, French University in Armenia, Faculty of Law, Yerevan, Armenia, 2006
Diplôme d’études supérieures franco-arméniennes – International Business Law, Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3, Faculté de Droit (part of joint degree), 2006
Areas of Practice
Aleksandr Khachaturyan’s practice focuses on Commercial Transactions, Finance, Depository Institutions, Derivatives & Structured Finance, Real Estate Finance and certain aspects of Antitrust & Competition. Aleksandr has experience advising  local and international clients on a broad range of matters including corporate law, financial (banking and securities) law, M&A, secured transactions, project finance, private equity investments, debt restructuring, corporate governance, telecommunications, construction law, mining law etc. He has extensive experience representing lenders and borrowers in connection with corporate finance, project finance, and commercial lending transactions. Mr. Khachaturyan has experience handling all aspects of creating investment firms and fund management companies, and registering new investment funds, including the establishment of compliance policies and procedures. Mr. Khachaturyan has advised on various local and international commercial transactions involving import and exports of goods and services.

Professional Background 
Prior to joining TK Equity Partners Mr. Khachaturyan served as a legal counsel at Capital Asset Management, one of the leading investment firms in Armenia, where he was responsible for a broad range of legal aspects related to the day-to-day operation of the company, including negotiating and drafting agreements with clients (brokerage, portfolio management, REPO agreements, securities and currency futures etc.), service providers and other counterparts, regulatory and licensing issues (coordination of relations with central bank of Armenia, fiscal authorities), corporate governance matters, ML & TF issues. Aleksandr also served as a senior legal counsel at Corporate Governance Center, a local think-tank advising on corporate governance matters, where he was responsible for in-house, servicing (advised foreign and local partners on corporate governance law and practices in Armenia) and legal research, including conducting researches and participation in broad range of activities aimed at fostering application of good corporate governance in privately and publicly held local institutions. From 2003 to 2007 Aleksandr occupied various positions at the Legal Team of Armenian-European Policy and Legal Advice Centre, an EU funded project providing technical assistance to Armenian Government in connection with implementation of National Program for Implementation of Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between Armenia and EU.

Professional & Civic Activities
Mr. Khachaturyan headed working group on establishment of Armenian-British bilateral chamber of commerce and subsequently served as a board member at Armenian-British Business Chamber. Mr. Khachaturyan served as a board member at youth NGO Armenian British Connect. Mr. Khachaturyan is a lecturer in Law at French University in Armenia.