If the General Director of the foreign company and head of the representative office of this foreign company is one and the same person, who shall sign the general power of attorney for the head of the representative office?

In this case the General Director of the foreign company shall issue the general power of attorney for the head of the representative office, i.e. for himself. This shall be allowed in case, if the General Director acts on behalf of the legal entity, and the head of the representative office as an individual, employee of the representative office.

Please, note that not in all countries, for example, in Turkey a notary can certify such power of attorney. For registration of the representative office in the State Registration Chamber a notarized copies of the general power of attorney shall be provided on granting of the required powers to the head of the representative office of the foreign legal entity in the Russian Federation.

A copy of such power of attorney shall be only notarized, but shall also contain notarial certification of signatures and powers of signatories.

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Date of foundation
company «ROSCO»
2004
Membership in professional organizations:
SRO NP «Audit Chamber of Russia»
(Certificate No 1809 dated 28.12.2009)
Chamber of Tax
Consultants
(Certificate No 78)
NP «Partnership of RSE»
(Russian Society of Evaluators)
Membership in public association:
Moscow Chamber
of Commerce and Industry
(Certificate No 123-973 dated 21.12.2009)
Non-Profit
Partnership of Turkish Entrepreneurs (RTIB)
Ratings:
A++1+++1++[%]
(as per the results of 2009 -
А++1+++1+[%])
Company
is included in the register of reliable enterprises of Moscow
Certificates of conformity:
Certificate of conformity to the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2008 (ISO 9001:2008)
Professional
liability
is insured