Corporate and Compliance
Rob Shantz is a Partner and Head of the Corporate and Compliance practices.
He is a US-qualified lawyer with more than 30 years’ experience, who has spent much of his career in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) advising on cross-border corporate law and corporate governance matters, as well as Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigations. He is a member of the Florida Bar.
Before joining Redcliffe Partners, Rob was Head of Legal at PwC Ukraine, and, prior to that, was a tax and legal partner at KPMG. Before relocating to the CEE region, Rob practised corporate law for eight years in the US.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Ukraine’s Gaming Market Presents New Opportunities31 May 2021
Ukraine moves forward towards opening of the gaming market11 February 2021
Aspect Energy and SigmaBleyzer signed a Production Sharing Agreement with the State of Ukraine15 January 2021
The Gaming Law came into effect and permits gambling in Ukraine17 November 2020
Draft Law 1210 introducing significant changes to taxation of cross-border operations is in force26 May 2020
Ukraine approves opening the space technology market to private companies13 March 2020
Draft Law 1210 – significant changes to taxation of cross-border operations30 January 2020
The law on improving the legal protection of geographical indications entered into force on 1 January 202024 January 2020