Functional Leaders. Deloitte CIS

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Functional Leaders

Deloitte CIS

Jacques Strydom

Managing Partner, Audit, CIS  

Having spent six years in Moscow earlier in his Deloitte career, Jacques returned to Russia in 2013 to head up the Audit practice in Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. Jacques has worked with clients across all business sectors and before his return to Russia, worked with audit and IPO clients in London, cementing his international networks. Jacques spent his early career in South Africa and this has led to his passion for rugby, and in particular his national team, the Springboks.

Anastasia Osipova

Managing Partner, Consulting, CIS  

Anastasia has 20 years of consulting experience, specialising in business management effectiveness, and designing and re-engineering financial and accountancy business processes focusing on the Energy & Resources sector. She has led the CIS Consulting team since December 2013. Anastasia holds a degree from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations and is an ACCA member. She is a keen art collector with an interest in Social Realism.

Svetlana Meyer

Managing Partner, Tax & Legal, CIS 

Talent Leader, CIS 

Over 19 years at Deloitte and other “Big Four” in Moscow, St Petersburg and London, Svetlana has taken part in and led many projects related to the development and restructuring of personal ownership and investment, implementation of long-term incentive plans, personal compliance, etc. Svetlana has a great deal of experience in working with family offices on tax planning, changing places of residence, inheritance and charity. Svetlana is certified in global remuneration (WorldatWork, 2007).

Alexander Sokolov

Managing Partner, Financial Advisory, CIS  

Alexander Joined another big four firm straight out of university, where he gained a BA in Banking and Finance. After 15 years spent in London and later Moscow, he joined the FAS and Forensic team at Deloitte in 2012. Alex is an ACCA member and has 14 years experience in forensic accounting and has led a number of complex fraud, corporate intelligence, money laundering and fraud risk engagements, focused mainly in the consumer and banking sectors.

Tural Hajiyev


Tural has 10 years experience in serving our clients in a range of capacities and industries with a focus on governance, risk and control.

Tural has extensive experience in leading high profile risk based internal audit reviews covering a wide range of processes and industries with a particular focus on energy and resources and financial services institutions industries. Over past few years Tural has acquired extensive consultancy experience with companies and financial institutions, including finance, HR and business processes’ diagnostics, development of “to be” processes and embedded internal control mechanisms, Target Operating Model, development of corporate governance mechanisms, gap analysis, implementation of key controls in the finance function, fraud investigation techniques, internal/IT audit outsourcing/co-sourcing/IT security audit, internal controls design/assessment in the SAP and Oracle ERP environments, etc.

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