Oct 31, 2017

McGuireWoods Romania Expands Team with Three New Hires

BUCHAREST - McGuireWoods Romania announced today that three new consultants have joined its Bucharest office. Daniela Şerban joins as public relations and strategic communications coordinator, Florin Puşcău as government relations coordinator, and Margareta Chesaru as associate government relations. The new hires will service clients in growing sectors such as finance, defense, healthcare, and energy.

"Romania has significant potential for growth and development in the coming years, and macroeconomic figures confirm the positive outlook. We see a major increase in foreign investors interest in Romania and we look forward to working closely with them on new deals,” said Nadia Crisan, senior vice president of International Government Relations and managing director of McGuireWoods Romania. The additions to our team enhance our ability to better serve our clients while consolidating the firm’s customer portfolio and potentially expanding our work in the region.”

Ms. Şerban has 12 years of experience in the capital markets in Romania and the surrounding region having held various roles in public relations, government relations, financial communication, digital marketing and project management at the Bucharest Stock Exchange over the past seven years. Previously, she had been a presenter and anchor at The Money Channel, the first Romanian Business television station.

Puşcău has extensive experience in various institutions related to central and local government. He last served as Secretary General of the Health Ministry. Throughout his tenure, Puşcău has held key positions both within the Romanian Government and other central and local public institutions, such as the Finance Ministry, the National Agency for Fiscal Administration and the Ministry of Development.

Ms. Chesaru is an attorney who brings relevant experience in the finance, energy and medical sectors. She has successfully represented various companies and investors before central authorities and various institutions in both regulatory and mergers and acqusitions transactions.

Founded in 1998, McGuireWoods Consulting LLC is a public affairs company that provides integrated services of government relations, strategic communication and business development services at an international level. McGuireWoods has offices in over 20 cities, including Washington, DC, Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Richmond (Virginia), London, Brussels and Bucharest. McGuireWoods Consulting is a subsidiary of McGuireWoods LLP, with over 1,000 lawyers worldwide.