Bertrand Barrier




Bertrand Barrier is particularly experienced in Mergers and Acquisitions and assists clients at the Kiev and Paris Office with their industrial investment projects in Ukraine.

With more than 20 years of experience in France and Ukraine, Bertrand is involved mainly in cross-border investment projects

Significant experience

  • Execution of an LNG greenfield project in Ukraine
  • Setting up of a joint venture with a Ukrainian partner in the natural gas sector
  • Transfer of a major financial service provider that is a subsidiary of a French bank active in Ukraine
  • Acquisition of a large-scale agricultural producer in Ukraine

Member of

  • President of the governing board of the French-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Member of the European Business Association in Ukraine
  • French Foreign Trade Advisor (CCE)


  • CRFPA (Regional Bar School) Versailles (2000)
  • Postgraduate Diploma (DEA) in Contract Law (Paris XI – Sceaux) 2000
  • Master’s Degree in Law from Paris XI University, 1999
  • Diploma in Translation in English and German from ISIT