Rastko Petaković is a partner at Karanović & Nikolić, specialising in M&A, competition law and business regulation. He is also head of the firm’s regional competition practice group. He advises clients on the most complex antitrust matters, cross-border transactions and business regulation and is ranked by independent directories as the leading competition and M&A lawyer in the country. Rastko has advised clients on the most complex antitrust investigations and the largest M&A deals in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Croatia to date. He particularly focuses on private equity clients and specialises in telecom and FMCG. Rastko is a member of the Board of Directors of the Serbian Private Equity Association (SPEA) and was selected as a winner of the 2015 European Emerging Leaders Awards by the M&A Advisor.