“Financier Poroshenko” got to Burger King in Russia


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Cyprus company Xomeric that is associated with the Ukrainian group Investment Capital Ukraine (ICU) bankers Konstantin Stetsenko and Makar Pasenyuk, became the largest shareholder of Burger King in Russia. It is reported by RBC with reference to the materials of the Cyprus Registrar of companies.

UNIAN calls Pasenyuk “financier Poroshenko” and one of the privy to the financial Affairs of the President of Ukraine. Structure Pasenyuk advised Poroshenko in the sale of Roshen company.

In February 2018, the ownership structure of the head of the network of Burger King in Russia has changed, says RBC. Xomeric bought the structure VTB, the Golden Star Investment Limitid, 16.62 percent of the shares, increasing its stake to of 35.02 per cent. Partial sale of shares to the edition confirmed in the press service of the Russian company.

Following the transaction, the Cypriot firm has become the largest shareholder of Burger King in Russia. According to the licensing documents ICU and materials on its website, the company Xomeric connected with the Ukrainian investment company. Principal owners head Holdings Limited ICU Konstantin Stetsenko and Makar Pasenyuk, the materials belonging to the group of Ukrainian Bank “Avangard”.

After the transaction, the structure of VTB owns 19.98% of the shares. The owner of the brand and Burger King Restaurant Brand International company Gladerom Investment Ltd., which is associated with the main owner of coffee houses “Shokoladnitsa” and “Coffee house”, own shares in 15 and 30 percent, respectively. ICU refused to comment on the relationship with Burger King in Russia. VTB refused to comment on the structure Xomeric.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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