Alexey Kiyashko has practised law in Skadden’s Moscow, New York and Paris offices. Co-head of Skadden’s Moscow office, Mr Kiyashko rejoined the Moscow office in February 2002 after working as counsel at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London. He focuses on international M&A and corporate finance transactions, and has been repeatedly ranked as a leading individual in Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and The Legal 500 EMEA. Mr Kiyashko was a member of the Moscow Exchange’s Committee on Primary Equity Markets, a committee advising the Moscow Exchange and the Russian securities market regulator on how to improve the legislative and regulatory framework for the equity capital markets in Russia.