Azamat is a Regional Leader with expertise in the start-up, turnaround and profitable development of blue chip Business Services / Financial Services / Professional Services companies in Central Eastern Europe and the CIS.
USA Certified Public Accountant with 20+ years of USA and Emerging Markets experience (CIS, CEE).
Azamat has extensive Top Management experiences to lead Consulting, Auditing, Private Equity, Banking, Cash Management, Security & Technical Solutions companies.
He served and advised large steel, mining, oil & gas, transportation, banking and other clients, listed on local and global stock exchanges. He leveraged IFRS, US/UK GAAP and London capital markets expertise to manage successful $100+ million IPOs of audit clients and lead the financial reporting of a $1-10 billion publicly-traded enterprises and financial institutions.
Azamat worked as CFO of the CIS leading commercial bank (6,000 people and $9bln in assets), which successfully made IPO on London Stock Exchange with capitalization of around $4 bln.
He was the Managing Partner of the regional practices of Ernst & Young and Deloitte (8 offices, in 8 countries, 400+ people)
Azamat lead and managed the country operations of G4S in Kazakhstan (20 offices/branches, 4,000 people) and in Romania (40 offices/branches and 10,000+ people).
He is currently Managing Partner for CNA’s CEE/CIS region with responsibility for 11 offices covering Adriatica, Austria, Bulgaria, CzechRepublic, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine providing leadership for executive search & consultancy services.