Schoenherr Schoenherr

Schoenherr is a leading full service law firm in Central Europe and one of the first international law firms to move into CEE/SEE. With 12 offices and several country desks Schoenherr has grown to be one of the largest firms in the region. Starting in 2004 and experiencing continuous growth ever since, Schoenherr Bulgaria has established itself among the leading market players. The Sofia office has become a popular address for multinational corporations looking for efficient, timely and comprehensive legal advice especially in the field of Corporate and M&A, Renewable energy and Real estate. A workforce of 23 lawyers with outstanding expertise in their respective areas of specialization and an international education (Columbia Law School, Oxford, Humboldt-University of Berlin, Central European University and more) can team up to cover the specific requirements of any high-end transaction in a time-sensitive manner. Whereas quality work to international standards is a matter of course, clients further benefit from our understanding of their business needs and value our ability to strongly advocate their interests.
Mergers & Acquisitions has been an important area of advisory services provided by Schoenherr Sofia. The M&A practice in the last years included continuing work on renewable and conventional energy projects, also numerous M&A transactions in diverse sectors of the economy and advice to private equity funds. Schoenherr is also involved in ongoing transactions in the media, advertising, technology, basic materials and consumer goods sectors.

Raiffeisen Asset Management Raiffeisen Asset Management

Raiffeisen Asset Management is an Asset Managing Company, fully owned by Raiffeisen Bank (Bulgaria). RAMC has been licensed in 2005 and from the very beginning of its activities it is ranked between the leaders on the Bulgarian market for asset management. The Company organizes and manages four local mutual funds and offers units of 12 foreign investment schemes of the Austrian Raiffeisen Capital Management (Vienna). The two biggest mutual funds on the Bulgarian market -Raiffeisen (Bulgaria) Liquidity Fund and Protected Investment in EUR Fund are in the Raiffeisen Asset Management portfolio. Since March 2013, the Company offers to the Bulgarian investors the opportunity to invest in the leading international markets in US, Europe and Japan through Global Growth Fund, structured after the merger of "Equity","Balanced" and "Balanced US dollar" Funds. The fund is managed by RAM portfolio managers, while for the foreign part of the portfolio main advisor is Raiffeisen Capital Management - Vienna. In 2013 Raiffeisen Asset Management has won the prize Asset Management Company of the year. The Company has been awarded twice in 2011 and 2012 г. together with DSK Asset Management Company.

Schroders Schroders

At Schroders, asset management is our business and our goals are completely aligned with those of our clients - the creation of long-term value.
We manage £262.9 billion (EUR 316.0 billion/$435.4 billion) on behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world, invested in a broad range of asset classes across equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives.
We employ over 3500 talented people worldwide operating from 37 offices in 27 different countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients.
Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business.

Pioneer Investments Pioneer Investments

Pioneer Investments is one of the oldest asset management companies in the world, established in 1928. The company operates in Bulgaria since the beginning of 2003 and by the 7th of March 2014 it manages assets worth 264 million leva.

Colliers International Colliers International

Colliers International is a global leader in commercial real estate services, with over 13,500 professionals operating out of more than 482 offices in 62 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, Colliers International delivers a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and insightful research. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.

Technical partner: Special Events Group Technical partner: Special Events Group

Special Events Group is the new brand of the well known leaders in the event area. The new SEG – Special Events Group includes Kongresstechnik (providing technical equipment) and Scenio (dealing with the set & stage design), which are already quite popular on the market and the new companies – Next Level (rental of event furniture) and Novo 20 (event production, post production, 3D and interior design, etc).

PR partner: PRoPR PR partner: PRoPR

PRoPR Agency is a boutique communications consultancy company working with a plethora of clients wishing to be successful in an ever changing and dynamic environment. PRoPR strives to create the desired favorable communications environment for its partners. It is their core objective to work with clients on an individualistic approach based on knowledge of the specific information environment, business climate, corporate goals and values. PRoPR builds long-term relationships because they bring long-lasting results. Media Relations is the field that PRoPR is particularly strong in. This may be inferred also from the educational and professional background of some of the key members of the team. Founder and General Manager of the Agency is Ivet Dobromirova. PRoPR provides wide range of services in the field of corporate communications, crisis PR, online communications, corporate social responsibilities etc.