Ex-IT contractor of FIFA-2018 owes $15 mln to Hewlett Packard Enterprise – court
MOSCOW, August 29 (RAPSI) – The Moscow Commercial Court has granted an application of Hewlett Packard Enterprise company within U.S. Hewlett Packard Enterprise seeking to put a 1 billion rubles (about $15 million) debt of Asteros company, the IT contractor of FIFA-2018, on the list of creditors of Asteros, the court informs RAPSI on Thursday.
This July, the Moscow Commercial Court declared Asteros bankrupt.
Earlier, the Ninth Commercial Court of Appeals dismissed an appeal of Asteros against the inclusion of its debt to Sberbank of Russia in the amount of more than 2.7 billion rubles (about $41 million). The company sought to overturn a March decision of the Moscow Commercial Court.
This January, companies and individuals turned to courts seeking to be included in the list of creditors of Asteros; the total debt made about 33 billion rubles (almost $500 million).
A number of other companies also claim from Asteros debts amounting to almost 3.8 billion rubles (about $58 million).
Asteros company was involved in the development of a concept of security of Luzhniki stadium; its main areas of business activities were IT-infrastructure, engineering systems and telecommunications, complex security and outsourcing.