Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board, Deloitte CIS
Jean-Paul Picard is the chairman of the Board of Directors of Deloitte CIS. He has 35 years of experience at Deloitte working with clients from all over the world representing a wide range of industries including Energy & Resources, Transportation, Manufacturing, Communications, and the Public Sector. Jean-Paul joined Deloitte France in 1977 and became a partner in 1984. Since then he has held a number of leadership roles including serving as the CEO of Deloitte France for six years and as a member of the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Global Board of Directors for nine years. In addition to his current role at Deloitte CIS, he has a seat on the Supervisory Board of Deloitte Germany.
Partner, Audit, CIS
Alexander joined Deloitte in 1994 and, in addition to Moscow, has worked in the Detroit and London offices. He holds an MSc and an MBA, is a Russian Certified Auditor, and an ACCA member. He focuses on the consumer products, retail, and services sectors and is an IFRS audit and corporate governance expert with particular experience in IPO listings and Eurobond placements. Alexander sits on the Board of Directors of Deloitte CIS and chairs the Audit Committee. He is married with three daughters.
Partner, Audit, Professional Practice Director, CIS
Michael serves on the Deloitte CIS Board of Directors and leads the Deloitte CIS IFRS Centre of Excellence. He has extensive experience working with clients in the manufacturing, IT, and telecommunications sectors and led a number of IPOs and Eurobond offerings for CIS businesses. He is a Russian Certified Auditor, is a US CPA (Oregon) and is a member of the National Council for Financial Reporting Standards. Michael is married with two children; he is a theatre-goer and a sports fan.
Partner, Audit, Consumer & Industrial Products Leader, CIS
Egor has more than 20 years of experience with Deloitte working in the consumer products, retail, and services sectors. He led the Retail and Distribution industry group for Deloitte CIS for more than 10 years and delivers a wide range of audit and advisory services to local and international clients in the sector. He is a CPA (Maine), a Russian Certified Auditor, leads the Deloitte CIS French Services Group, and is a member of the Deloitte CIS Board of Directors.
Rik Vanpeteghem, EMEA
Rik Vanpeteghem has been the chief executive officer and managing partner of Deloitte Belgium since June 2008. His career at Deloitte Belgium began in 1985; he has since worked directly with many large clients and was named one of Belgium’s top tax advisers several times by the International Tax Review’s World Tax surveys. Prior to becoming CEO, he was the managing partner of the Tax & Legal practice (2004-2008). Vanpeteghem has degrees in law and business management from the University of Leuven and a degree in tax law from the University of Brussels. He is originally from Kortrijk in West Flanders, Belgium where he lives with his wife and their three children. His native language is Flemish (Dutch) and he is fluent in both French and English.
Independent director, Deloitte CIS Board of Directors
David started his career in industry in the UK before joining Deloitte South Africa in the late 1980s. He became a consulting partner in 1990. After returning to the UK in 1994, David had a number of roles in the UK consulting practice before being appointed its leader in 2000. From 2011 to the end of 2014, David was seconded to Moscow as the CEO of Deloitte CIS. Throughout his Deloitte career, David has worked with many of the firm’s most prestigious and important clients.
Having retired as a partner, David now represents Deloitte UK on both the Deloitte CIS Board of Directors and its SPV Supervisory Board.