Director, Transfer Pricing Group, Tax & Legal
KPMG in Russia
Olga joined KPMG in Moscow in 2007 and she has over 14 years of experience, related to tax consulting. Olga specializes in transfer pricing and international taxation, in particular, she participated and led the following projects: transfer pricing risk assessment, development of transfer pricing methodologies and documentations for a number of major Russian and international groups, preparation of Russian and international transfer pricing documents for groups of companies operating in ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy, development of effective, from a tax standpoint, export trade structures, management structures, as well as structures related to the acquisition of the foreign assets by the largest Russian companies. Olga has experience in restructuration of the Russian and foreign operations for the largest Russian companies, including ownership structure, trading and financing structure in order to optimize tax costs within the group, increasing the transparency and attractiveness for potential investors (including the preparation for the placement of shares on the stock exchange). Also she took part in projects on development of mechanisms of cost allocation between companies of the group in order to calculate the actual margins / prices in controlled transactions, development of the defensive position on the transfer pricing issues in disputes between the taxpayer and the tax authorities in various jurisdictions, development of the methodology related to the filling in the transfer pricing notifications on controlled transactions.
Honours degree in Economics and Law, Russian State Economic Academy named under Plehanov G.V.