Jan Andruško is a partner of the Prague office of White & Case and head of the firm’s Central & Eastern Europe technology, media & telecommunications practice.
Over the past two decades, Jan has advised leading global and regional financial sponsors, telecommunications, media, energy and food and beverage companies on significant regional cross-border and domestic transactions. His practice embraces mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, general corporate matters, media law, dispute resolution and international arbitration, with a particular focus on technology, media and telecoms, private equity and infrastructure and energy.
Jan has a broad range of experience from media and telecommunications, where he represented leading players in the region of Central and Eastern Europe, including the leading media and broadcasting group in CEE and the Czech Republic, leading media agencies, content providers and providers of online services in connection with the various key projects involving acquisitions, mergers, restructuring, financing, general corporate advice, labour issues, the negotiation of distribution contracts, the preparation of general sales policies, various anti-trust and regulatory issues, the digitalisation process, authors’ rights and various copyright issues, as well as advice regarding the preparation and/or amendments of the material media legislation.
Jan Andruško has unique managerial and business experience, which he gained as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Nova Group, a leading TV and media group in the Czech Republic, between 2011 and 2013.