Principal, Meridian Capital Limited
Yevgeniy Feld is a Founding Principal of Meridian Capital Limited. Educated and trained as an economist, he has accumulated vast experience in corporate finance, M&A and investment management, with a particular focus on real estate, transport and infrastructure.
As a Director of Kazkommertsbank following the break-up of the Soviet Union, Mr. Feld managed the turnaround and restructuring of various state-owned enterprises in accordance with an advisory mandate from the Kazakh State to Kazkommertsbank.
Mr. Feld now serves as a Principal of Meridian Capital Limited, overseeing the management of its diversified portfolio in real estate, hospitality, FMCG, infrastructure and natural resources. He was central to the investment into Meridian Capital's largest and most successful projects in the former Soviet Union, including the transformation of an abandoned property site into a world-class shopping mall. This was cited as one of the largest-ever single commercial real estate transactions in Russia when it was sold to Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund (MSREF) in 2012. Mr. Feld has also championed infrastructure, having co-founded Novaport in 2004 and overseen, together with Meridian Capital’s partner, its growth into one of the largest regional airport operators in Russia. Novaport has 16 airports, which serviced more than 21.6mln passengers in 2018.