Ivan Gergov is an attorney-at-law and Senior Associate in the banking & finance team at the CMS office in Sofia. His practice focuses on advising international financial institutions, agents, large corporations and arrangers on a wide range of national and cross-jurisdictional matters, in particular debt financings, restructurings and non-performing loans.
Ivan Gergov is particularly experienced in advising financial institutions and corporate clients on real estate and project financing transactions. He has acted for a wide range of lenders and borrowers alike, having extensive expertise regarding the particulars of financing office buildings, shopping centres and renewable energy projects. Recently, he has also been involved in a number of restructurings and the sale of non-performing loan portfolios. Ivan Gergov has been leading the restructurings of several high-profile financing deals as well as the largest NPL sales in Bulgaria, supporting both sellers and buyers.
As Ivan Gergov also has a strong corporate and private equity practice, he can comprehensively advise his clients, covering all aspects of their transactions in Bulgaria and the wider CEE region.
Previous professional experience / education
Prior to joining CMS, Ivan Gergov worked at a leading international law firm and two investment banks.
Public M&A – Getting The Deal Through, 2018