Carmen  Peli

Carmen Peli

Partner - Peli

With 20 years of experience in M&A Corporate, Finance-banking and antitrust matters, Carmen Peli is a reputated lawyer in Romania, founding partner of PELI, and previously of PeliFilip law firm. She has substantial expertise in the financial services industry, having been leading some of the landmark M&A transactions and antitrust cases in Romania. Her deep understanding of economics, innovative legal solutions and the ability to find common ground are praised by clients. 

Carmen has assisted in some of the largest transactions on the Romanian market, including: Banca Transilvania in its acquisition of Bancpost Romania SA and 2 affiliate non-bank financial institutions - the largest transaction in the banking sector in 2018, as well as of Volksbank Romania SA - the largest transaction in the banking sector in 2014; Citibank Europe plc, Dublin – Romanian Branch in relation to the sale of its consumer business in Romania to Raiffeisen Bank; GE Capital with respect to its joint venture with Garanti Bank in relation to their financial services businesses in Romania. She also advised banks and borrowers in relation to various lending facilities and has wide expertise in acquisition finance, real estate finance, debt restructuring, sale & acquisition of NPL portfolios, regulatory & compliance. 

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