J Christopher Smith (General Counsel)

J Christopher Smith

Mr. Smith served as General Counsel of AAR, the Alfa-Access-Renova Consortium (2011-2013).

Previously, Mr. Smith advised Russian and international clients on corporate matters in Moscow at Latham & Watkins LLP (2007-2011), LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP (2004-2007) and in New York at White & Case LLP (2001-2004). An English solicitor and New York attorney, Mr. Smith graduated from the University of Michigan Law School and holds an AB in Russian literature from Dartmouth College.

L1 Energy Team

The L1 Energy Team is responsible for sourcing, screening and presenting investment opportunities for approval by the L1 Holdings Board. Once investments are made, the L1 Energy Team is responsible for the strategy and operational performance of the oil & gas investment portfolio.