` Martin Simovart | COBALT

Martin Simovart

Partneris / Igaunija


Martin Simovart is a Partner and the Head of Global Relations at COBALT. Martin has more than 20 years of experience in the fields of mergers, acquisitions and private equity transactions, ranging from large-scale privatisation transactions to complex private equity transactions that encompass leveraged financing and cross-border regulatory issues, as well as acting on behalf of institutional investors. Being an internationally recognised adviser, he has participated in most of the major M&A transactions in Estonia and the Baltics.

Martin is the Head of the Pan-Baltic COBALT M&A practice group.

Sample overview of projects: RSA-PZU, Naspers-Eesti Meedia, Premia-Food Union, Circle K-Premium 7 and TMB-Betonimestarit.

Martin is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA).
Martin has been a member of the Estonian Bar Association since 1999.

Prakses jomas

  • Chambers & Partners Global Guide, Corporate/Commercial, Band 1 – 2024
  • The Legal 500, Commercial, Corporate, and M&A, Hall of Fame – 2021 / 2022 / 2023 / 2024
  • IFLR 1000, Private Equity, M&A, Expert Consultant – 2020 / 2021 / 2022
  • Chambers & Partners, Corporate/Commercial, Eminent Practitioner – 2019 / 2022
  • The Legal 500, Commercial, Corporate, and M&A, Leading Individual – 2019


  • Estonian, English, Russian

Dalība organizācijās un izglītība

  • European Regional Council, World Services Group (2011)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Estonian Bar Association (1999)
  • Queen Mary & Westfield College, London University, Diploma in International Arbitration and Project Finance (1994)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree, University of Tartu, Estonia (1994)