Igor Đorđević joined CMS Belgrade in January 2017 after graduating from the Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade a year before. Prior to that he had completed a summer traineeship programme at CMS Belgrade.
Igor has significant experience in advising international financial institutions, commercial banks, companies and regulatory authorities with respect to both domestic and cross-border financing, including project financing, foreign exchange transactions and banking operations. In addition, Igor provides legal support to some of the key companies operating in local energy and renewables sector (including locally present ESCOs), as well as to companies operating in other state-regulated industries.
Among others, Igor Đorđević has advised syndicate of local banks in relation to the EUR 700 million refinancing of several facilities provided for the acquisition of three local companies active in local food & beverage sector; syndicate of local and foreign banks and financial institutions in relation to the EUR 85 million financing granted for the construction of a major wind park in Serbia and on other energy-related matters in the project; syndicate of local banks in relation to the repayment of the EUR 25 million financing and release of established security interests, being one of the conditions precedent for acquisition of the borrower by a joint venture established by foreign companies; major Slovenian bank in several restructurings of EUR 20 million facilities provided to a major local company active in local food & beverage sector; major international mining company in relation to the acquisition of international mining company (and all of its Serbian subsidiaries) and various corporate, real estate and regulatory matters connected to the transaction; numerous foreign companies in relation to the establishment and development of their business operations in Serbia.
Igor Đorđević is CMS Belgrade’s representative in the Foreign Investors Council’s Infrastructure & Industrialization Committee in Serbia and is fluent in Serbian, English and German.