Igor Arakelov

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Igor Arakelov
Legal Director, Head of Aggregator and Marketplace
Igor Arakelov
Igor Arakelov Legal Director, Head of Aggregator and Marketplace igor.arakelov@denuo.legal
Leontievsky pereulok, 25
Igor Arakelov advises on legal and tax matters in the field of retail, aggregation of services and goods, including commercial and tax law matters, insurance, consumer protection, regulatory compliance, etc.

Igor’s practice is focused on providing tax advice to companies in various sectors, successfully representing the clients’ interests in court proceedings and tax authorities, performing tax due diligence and tax audits, appealing with judgments of tax authorities and advising private clients.

Igor is also engaged in disputing the cadastral value of real estate facilities, advising on commercial law matters and supporting clients in disputes with regulatory authorities, including Rospotrebnadzor, the prosecutor’s office, etc.

Igor has been recommended by Legal 500 in the area of tax law and has been ranked by Pravo-300 in the “Tax Consulting,” “Tax Disputes” and “Retail, FMCG, Catering” categories.
Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Degree in Accounting and Audit, 2010

All-Russian State University of Justice, Law Degree, 2008



  • 2022-present

    Legal Director, Head of Aggregator and Marketplace, Denuo (Moscow)
  • 2012-22

    Senior Associate, Head of Aggregator and Marketplace, DLA Piper (Moscow)
  • 2011-12

    Tax Advisor, Alrud (Moscow)
  • 2010-11

    Legal Advisor, FBK Company (Moscow)
  • 2009-10

    Tax Manager, X5 Retail Group (Moscow)
  • 2007-09

    Advisor, Tax Litigation practice, Deloitte & Touche (Moscow)