Valery Knyazev

Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Valery Knyazev

Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Valery Knyazev has over 24 years of professional experience and has been involved in forensic accounting and financial expert engagements in the UK, Russia, the CIS region and in emerging markets.  He has advised clients in a wide range of industries including construction, financial services, manufacturing, metal and mining, oil and gas, real estate, telecommunications and others.

Valery has issued reports and testified in arbitrations under LCIA, SCC and ICSID rules and in state courts on many occasions.  He has been actively involved in a wide range of matters including commercial and shareholder disputes quantifying damages and valuing business interests, investment treaty claims, transaction related disputes, loss of profit claims, insurance and reinsurance claims, financial investigations and disputes arising out of accounting and financial irregularities reporting on alleged fraud transactions and asset misappropriation.

Valery has first-hand experience in business, accounting and financial practices in emerging markets and throughout the CIS region, including Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.  He has provided services in civil and criminal proceedings, and his reports have been served in state court proceedings in Russia, Cyprus, British Virgin Islands and the UK.

Valery is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Certified Fraud Examiner and has additional professional education in business valuation.

Contact Valery Knyazev

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