Head, Enterprise Branch, Division on Investment and Entreprise.
Ms. Tatiana Krylova is a Head of the Enterprise Branch, Division on Investments and Enterprise at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development ( UNCTAD).
Her duties among others include supervision and coordination of activities of the UN Intergovernmental Working Group on International Accounting and Reporting Standards (ISAR) to assist developing countries and economies in transition to meet international requirements in the area of accounting and reporting. In this regard she leads UNCTAD’s work on formulating and implementation of Accounting Development Tool (ADT), as well as other activities related to corporate financial and non-financial reporting with a view to achieve better quality and international comparability of such reports based on international standards, benchmarks and good practices.
Before joining the UN in 2000, she was a partner at KPMG in Moscow where she was in charge of the Methodology department that advised Russian government and companies on transition to IAS/IFRS. She was also a consultant to the World Bank, OECD, EBRD, and other international organization on accounting and finance issues. In different years she was a member of the Standards Advisory Council of the IASB, of the Education Committee and the Developing Nations Committee of the International Federation of Accountants.
She was previously a Professor at Moscow State University teaching accounting and finance. She was elected as an American Accounting Association Distinguished International Lecturer for 1997. She holds a Ph.D degree in accounting from Moscow State University and was a Visiting Fellow at Stanford University, California, in 1992-1993