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Albert Aharonian

M: +44 (0) 7407 854 872
DD: +44 (0) 207 856 2530
T: +44 (0) 207 856 2525
albert.aharonian@avonhurst.com

Profile
Albert Aharonian is a senior associate at Avonhurst. He has represented issuer, sponsor and underwriter clients on debt issuances, liability management transactions, and restructurings, with a particular focus on high yield debt. Most recently a senior associate in the private equity and capital markets teams of Sidley Austin, Albert has previously developed his career at the high yield teams of Milbank and Paul Hastings.

Albert is a published writer on financial regulation and is currently enrolled in the Executive MBA program of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is fluent in Armenian, English, German and Russian.

Selected Experience
// First Quantum Minerals on the issuance of over $7 billion of high yield notes as well as related consent solicitations, and tender and exchange offers

// Vantiv in on the capital markets financing of its $10 billion Worldpay acquisition

// Petra Diamonds on the issuances of $650 million senior secured second lien notes and $178 million equivalent in equity

// Gulf Keystone Petroleum on its issuance of $250 million guaranteed notes and its balance sheet restructuring