Functional Leaders. Deloitte CIS

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Functional Leaders

Deloitte CIS

Igor Tokarev

Partner, Audit, CIS

Igor is a partner in the Audit Department of Deloitte CIS.
He has over 19 years of auditing experience in Russia and the CIS.
Prior to joining Deloitte in 2016, Igor had been a partner at another Big Four firm in Moscow for eight years. Igor has significant experience in assisting major Russian and international companies with the preparation of IFRS statements, including a large number of first-time IFRS adoptions, as well as with the auditing of such financial reports. Igor’s portfolio includes audits of companies representing metals and mining, infrastructure and transportation, telecommunications, manufacturing and other sectors.

Igor Tokarev. Partner, Audit, CIS

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.

Alexander Sokolov. Managing Partner, Financial Advisory, CIS

Christopher Armitage

Managing Partner, Consulting, CIS  

Prior to new appointment, Christopher led Consulting Practice for the Caspian Region. With more than 15 years in the Consulting Industry, he has undertaken a wide range of engagements covering strategy, target operating model design, and implementation. He advises clients on the executive level on the design and delivery of complex transformation initiatives across industries. Christopher holds a Masters of Arts from the University of Oxford.

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