ACCA, Ph.D, tax consultant
Maria Semenova is a tax practitioner with 18+ years of experience in tax advisory with top Russian and international firms (including KPMG, Althaus Group, Mazars). She is focusing on transaction tax (including tax due diligence, tax structuring and SPA assistance), international and corporate tax.
Maria has significant practical experience in advising clients on complex Russian and international tax matters that relate to M&A transactions and group restructurings (including changes in the business model in Russia) and also VAT and income tax implications of cross-border transactions. Maria has deep sector experience in consumer markets, pharma, construction and real estate, hospitality, IT and media.
Maria graduated with honors from St.-Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance, she is ACCA member and holds PhD in political economy. She is an author of 3 monographs and 70+ articles in professional and business press.