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Olga Stepaneyeva

General Director 

Olga has vast experience in auditing financial statements under IFRS of banks and enterprises of Belarus, Russia and Ukraine, including audit for international groups.

Olga was in charge of the engagements on testing enterprise readiness for audit of the financial statements prepared according to IFRS, establishing the process of independent preparation of financial statements under IFRS by companies, as well as automation of IFRS reporting.

Olga led a number of engagements for enterprises of various industries under the Accounting Improvement Program of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), in which Deloitte was engaged as a consultant.

For several years, Olga represented Deloitte within the working group for the problematic issues of accounting and reporting, and moving towards adoption of the International Financial Reporting Standards for the local accounting and reporting legislation in Belarus under the Ministry of Finance.

Dmitry Bekeshko

Senior Manager, Audit & Advisory

Dmitry Bekeshko is a Senior Audit and Advisory Manager of Deloitte CIS office in Minsk. Dmitry has over 10 years of professional experience of work at international audit firms.

Dmitry was engaged in audit of manufacturing entities in various industry sectors, insurance companies and banks. He was engaged in audit of the financial statements prepared in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Belarus and the IFRS requirements.

Dmitry is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds an MBA degree from Kozminski University (Poland).

Maria Shachenkova

Maria is an Audit and Risk Advisory Manager at Deloitte, Minsk.

She is the head of Audit Department and specializes in rendering services to organizations of various industries (banks and financial institutions, manufacturig, retail and IT). 

Maria has significant experience in auditing IFRS-based financial statements of Belarusian leasing and insurance companies, banks and enterprises, including auditing consolidated financial statements.

Along with experience in auditing, Maria has lead a number of projects on establishing IFRS accounting at companies in various branches, participated in projects on corporate governance assessment, asset quality review and lectured on IFRS within educational Deloitte projects.

Yury Veremeiko

Head of Deloitte Legal

Yury Veremeiko is a head of Deloitte Legal, Belarus. He has over 16 years of tax and legal advisory experience. Yury participates in corporate, commercial, labour law and tax advisory projects. 

Yury specializes in matters related to taxation of international transactions; accrual and payment of income tax, withholding tax, VAT; resolution of tax disputes, as well as control over transfer pricing and thin capitalization. His experience prior to joining Deloitte includes work at the tax authorities of the Republic of Belarus, including the Ministry on Taxes and Duties of the Republic of Belarus, and national audit companies as well. 

Liliya Gerasimenko

Senior Consultant, Tax & Legal

Liliya has over 16 years of professional experience in financial and tax accounting including over 6 years of work as a Head of Tax department in the company Velcom, as well as in position of the Chief Accountant and Deputy Chief Accountant prior to joining Deloitte.

She is engaged in consulting related to optimization of financial and tax accounting in various industries and issues of control over transfer pricing and thin capitalization.

Liliya has ACCA certificate, DipIFR on international financial statements (in Russian).

Svetlana Talako

Manager, Tax & Legal

Svetlana has over 18 years of experience in the area of tax consultancy and accounting services. Prior to joining Deloitte in 2005 she worked as a chief accountant in several commercial companies.

Svetlana leads the group on realization of projects related to establishing and maintaining accounting in accordance with the requirements of the national laws and International Financial Reporting Standards.

Svetlana has extensive experience in rendering consulting services on legal issues and taxation for companies in various industries, such as IT, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, retail and construction.

Svetlana has an ACCA Diploma in International Financial Reporting (DipIFR Rus).

Marina Khliaba

Assistant Manager, Tax & Legal

Marina is an Assistant Manager in Tax & Legal Department in Deloitte Belarus. She has over 14 years of tax and legal consulting experience in Belarus.

She participates in tax and legal engagements: consultations on corporate, contract and labor law, advice on personal income tax, withholding tax and application of Double Tax Treaties etc. Marina participated in Due Diligence projects in food & beverage, construction and banking sectors. Marina took part in the engagements on group structuring with further implementation of the structure developed.

Maksim Kovalyonok

Assistant Manager, Tax & Legal

Maksim is working at the company from 2016 and has wide experience in spheres of corporate law and taxation. He specializes in issues related with corporate law, taxation, intellectual property, investment planning, tax restructuring of international and Belarusian companies.

Maksim participates due diligence projects in construction, telecommunication and production sectors. His experience prior to Deloitte includes over 5 years of work as a Senior Lawyer in the international company Kapsch.

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