This nomination is the result of the constant efforts of Polina and Luc during their career at Mazars.
Mrs. Viksne has eleven years of experience at Mazars, and she is in charge of Audit department, together with our Partner, Sylvain Freon. Polina graduated from the Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation with a diploma in Finance and Credit (with honors). She is an ACCA member. Polina joined Mazars Russia in 2004 as an assistant in the Audit Department. After a steady career growth inside the Audit department, Polina reached the level of Manager in 2007 and Senior Manager in 2010. In 2011 Mrs. Viksne became Deputy Managing Partner and now she is in charge of Audit Department, specialized in Industry, Trade and Agriculture. Starting 2012 the Audit department is managed jointly with Sylvain Freon, our Partner. Polina has sound experience in IFRS audit of Russian and International Groups of companies. She is a Russian native speaker, fluent in English.
Mr. Chambon has twelve years of experience at Mazars, and is in charge of Financial Advisory Services at Mazars Russia. Luc graduated from the French engineering school SUPELEC with a specialization in telecommunications and networks at the University of Sydney, Australia. Luc also holds French diplomas for accounting studies (DSCG and DESCG). Luc started his career at Mazars in Paris, where he worked on statutory audits and consulting assignments for listed insurance and industrial companies. After 4 years of audit, he joined the Financial Advisory Services team in Paris. In 2011, Luc joined Mazars Russia as Head of Financial Advisory Services to oversee financial due diligence and consulting projects in Russia and CIS. He brings to our clients his wide experience, which covers due diligence in the context of cross border transactions, independent business reviews, review of financial models and consulting on the organization of accounting departments. Luc is a native French speaker, fluent in English, he is learning Russian.