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Lenta

Industry: Food retail 
Country: Russia 
Acquired: October 2009, Septembre 2011 
Status: Partially exited in March 2014 via IPO (LSE)

Company description 
Lenta is one of the largest retail chains in Russia and the country’s second largest hypermarket chain. The company was founded in 1993 in St. Petersburg. Lenta operates 79 hypermarkets in 45 cities across Russia and 10 supermarkets in the Moscow region with a total of approximately 522,000 sq.m. of selling space. The average Lenta hypermarket store has selling space of 6,400 sq m. The company operates four distribution centres for hypermarkets and one for supermarkets.


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Industry: Transportation 
Country: Russia 
Acquired: December 2010 
Status: Current

Company description 
Brunswick Rail is one of the leading Russian freight railcar operating lessors with a fleet of over 22,000 modern railcars. Independence, a strong strategic track record and in-depth market knowledge have allowed Brunswick Rail to earn its position as a reliable partner for many of Russia’s blue-chip industrial and transportation companies by helping them in meeting their growing transportation needs. 


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Russ Outdoor


Industry: Media 
Country: Russia 
Acquired: July 2011 
Status: Partially exited in February 2013

Company description 
News Outdoor is the largest operator of outdoor advertising and street furniture in Russia. New Outdoor develops, installs and services advertising constructions for efficient outdoor campaigns. The company is present in 90 Russian cities and manages over 40,000 ad faces.  


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Burger King Russia

Industry: Consumer
Country: Russia
Acquired: June 2012
Status: Current

Company description
In June 2012 VTB Capital established a joint venture with Burger King Corporation, the second largest fast food hamburger restaurant chain in the world, and Burger Rus, the largest Russian Burger King franchisee, to develop and expand the restaurant’s chain and brand presence in Russia. The new company signed a long-term master franchise and development agreement with Burger King International, and obtained the exclusive rights to grow the franchise of the global restaurant chain in Russia. By combining significant financial resources with industry-leading operational know-how, the joint venture is uniquely positioned to succeed in the fast-growing and underpenetrated quick-service restaurant (QSR) market in Russia. 
  

  


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EPAM System

Industry: IT-Services
Country: Russia
Acquired: April 2010
Status: Exited in August 2012 via IPO (NYSE)

Company description 
Founded in 1993, EPAM Systems is independently recognized as a global service provider that demonstrates leadership, innovation and outstanding performance in software development outsourcing. The company possesses the largest resource pool in Central and Eastern Europe and the strongest onsite presence in the US and EU. 



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 Luxoft

Industry: IT-Services
Country: Russia 
Acquired: June 2012 
Status: Exited in November 2013 via IPO (NYSE)

Company description 

Luxoft, a principal subsidiary of IBS Group, is a provider of advanced application and software engineering outsourcing services for global and regional enterprises. Luxoft builds partnerships with its clients, such as Boeing, IBM, Deutsche Bank, UBS, Harman, Avaya, Alstom, and Sabre, based on the culture of engineering excellence, innovation, and deep domain expertise. Luxoft offers international delivery capability through its network of state-of-the-art delivery centers in North America, Eastern Europe, and Asia. Luxoft`s customers benefit from the right mix of technology skills, industry knowledge, proprietary processes and methodologies, and a choice of engagement models  

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Industry: Fitness Services
Country: Russia 
Acquired: January 2014 
Status: Current


Company description  

Founded in 2007, Russian Fitness Group (“RFG”) is the largest premium and business segment fitness operator in Russia, operating under famous “World Class”, “World Class LITE” and “FizKult” brands.


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