CPA, J.D., Illinois, has a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Elmhurst College, Chicago, Illinois, USA and a Juris Doctor with a concentration in International Law from Northwestern University. Has over twenty years professional experience in accounting, consulting and law, with eleven years of that spent in the emerging markets of the former Soviet Union and East Asia. Assisted companies in these jurisdictions implement international best practices of corporate governance, and advised on draft legislation/regulations in ten separate countries. Extensive experience advising enterprises on accounting issues, internal control systems and internal audit functions and other issues related to corporate governance. In addition, has experience as an auditor and tax advisor with international accounting firms as well as legal experience as a corporate and securities attorney.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS
• J.D., International Law, Northwestern University School of Law, cum laude, Chicago, Illinois, 2000.
• B.S., Accounting, Elmhurst College, Illinois, 1989.
• Certified Public Accountant
• Licensed Attorney at Law
LANGUAGES Native English. Advanced Ukrainian and Russian.