Seminar on Central Bank


About the Seminar ✅

In the following seminar, Varoujan Avedikian, the Managing Director at TK & Partners, talks about the establishment of the Central Bank, referring to its history and independence meanwhile drawing parallels between Armenian and international experiences.

About the Speaker ✅

Varoujan Avedikian served as the General Counsel of the Central Bank of Armenia for 12 years (2006 2018), where he spearheaded an impressive number of far-reaching and established reforms within Armenia’s financial sector. During his relatively long career, Varoujan has authored and co-authored more than a dozen laws that have significantly raised the quality of both financial regulation and private transactions in Armenia’s financial markets. Varoujan’s practice areas are Corporate, Commercial, and Financial Transactions, Corporate Restructuring, M&A, Business and Financial Regulation, Venture and Private Equity Financing. In 2020 Varoujan has been recognized as a highly regarded lawyer by IFLR1000. Varoujan is an adjunct professor both at the American University of Armenia (AUA) and French University in Armenia and teaches transactional, business, and financial law. In addition to teaching law, he also teaches Adaptive Leadership at AUA’s MBA program. Varoujan is a graduate of Harvard Kennedy School (MPA), Boston University (LL.M.), University of Leicester (LL.M.), and University of Nicosia (BA).