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Fedor Teselkin


Corporate and M&A

Client-oriented, and offers clear and creative solutions

Chambers Europe PPP 2015

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About Fedor Teselkin

Fedor specialises in corporate and commercial law, particularly with regard to PPP-based infrastructure projects as well as project finance.

Fedor advises Russian and foreign clients on major projects in transport, including toll roads, tunnels, urban rail transport and airports, and utilities, social, sports and other infrastructure in Russia and the CIS. Fedor has over 15 years of experience in advising public side, sponsors and lenders on major and most prominent infrastructure transactions on the CIS market.

He also advises leading Russian transport companies on their projects in Russia and abroad. His experience includes advising on industrial greenfield and brownfield projects and oil and gas projects.

Fedor speaks Russian, German, French and English.

Recent work

  • Advising the sponsors, VTB Capital (a subsidiary of leading Russian bank VTB) and German airport operator Fraport on St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport €1.8bn PPP scheme.
  • Advising VTB Capital and Gazprombank on the Western High Speed Diameter project, a toll road infrastructure PPP in St Petersburg.
  • Advising the consortium of senior lenders including Sberbank and VEB on financing the $2bn project to construct and operate the first section (15–58km) of the Moscow-St Petersburg toll road (a BOT pursuant to the Federal Concessions Law).
  • Advising the sponsors – VTB Capital and Vinci – on a concession project to finance, construct and operate sections 7&8 of the Moscow to St Petersburg toll road.
  • Advising the consortium of senior lenders including Sberbank, Gazprombank and EDB on a concession project to finance, construct and operate Section 3 of the Central Ring Road, a multibillion-dollar toll road in the Moscow region.



  • Fedor is a graduate of the law faculty of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

Professional memberships

  • Active member of the PPP expert community, including the Expert Council by the Russian PPP Centre.


  • Fedor published several articles on Russian PPP and infrastructure and frequently presents on these issues in Russia and abroad.