Eugene A. Rostov is a Senior Advisor to Frontera Capital Advisors, LLC and is President and CEO of E. Rostov & Associates LLC. He has spent his career focused on advising clients on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, joint ventures, mediation and arbitration.
Prior to founding E Rostov & Associates Mr. Rostov worked thirty-eight years in the international law firm of Baker & McKenzie. He practiced in the São Paulo, Brazil office of Baker & McKenzie for fourteen years and then founded the Miami office of that Firm in 1984. His experience includes representing clients in mergers and acquisitions, international trade, export and import transactions, transfers of technology, aviation, transportation, telecommunications, and financing in both the public and private sectors with clients located in Latin America, the United States, Europe and Asia. In addition, he has counseled clients on active litigation, mediation, and arbitration.
Mr. Rostov’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree from Oberlin College in Ohio (1961) and a J.D. from Columbia Law School in New York (1964). He served as a law clerk to Federal District Judge, John W. Oliver, in the Western District of Missouri. In 1966, he completed an M.B.A. from the Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires (INSEAD) in Fontainbleau, France. In 1973, Mr. Rostov earned an LL.B. from the Law School of MacKenzie University in São Paulo, Brazil. He also earned an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Miami in 1985. He is fluent in Portguese and has a working knowledge of Spanish.