On 3 September 2016, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners and the Roscongress Foundation signed a strategic cooperation and legal support agreement at the Eastern Economic Forum. Under the agreement, the Firm will act as a legal partner for the key forums organized by the Roscongress Foundation, including the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), and the Sochi International Investment Forum.
The agreement was signed by Alexander Stuglev, CEO of the Roscongress Foundation, and Dmitry Afanasiev, the Chairman of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.
Mr Stuglev commented, “Having hosted a series of international events for several years now, we are fully aware of the importance of legal support and the processes involved in organizing and holding business events. We are grateful to the Firm’s management for their decision to support the Foundation during future events, including providing due diligence for our activities.”