Rauf Atakishiyev

Partner, Head of Deal Advisory, Head of Consulting

KPMG in Azerbaijan

Rauf has 20 years of experience in external assurance, finance and operations.

He became a Partner within KPMG in Azerbaijan since November 2021, coming from a large industrial holding company in Azerbaijan, where he had a role of CFO and a member of the Supervisory Board of group joint ventures.

In addition to his industry experience, Rauf successfully led audit engagements for Oil & Gas, Energy and Industrial companies in Baku, Moscow and London practices of Big-4 firms. In addition to his industry experience, Rauf successfully led audit engagements for Oil & Gas, Energy and Industrial companies.

  • Masters’ degree Business Organization in Oil Processing Industry in Azerbaijan State Oil Academy

  • Bachelor degree Management of Oil Processing Industry (High Honor Diploma) in Azerbaijan State Oil Academy

  • Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, (ACCA), United Kingdom, London