Director, Deal Advisory
KPMG in Kazakhstan and Central Asia
Iris has joined Financial Advisory Services in KPMG Croatia in 2004 and has worked on a wide range of transaction assignments including buy-side and vendor due diligence, valuation and M&A, as well as on audit engagements.
She has worked with both strategic and financial investors and her experience covers a broad range of sectors including financial institutions (banks and investment funds), telecommunications, infrastructure, energy and natural resources and consumer and industrial products and other.
Iris as well focuses on working with private equity funds and family offices.
She moved to KPMG Almaty in July 2007, where she has been working on various deals in Kazakhstan and the CIS. Iris has strong project management and people skills, with a proven track record: she is the longest-serving employee of local KPMG Advisory and was actively involved in the practice set-up and development since 2007 (today only Deal Advisory subunit of local KPMG Advisory grew to more than 60 full-time professionals). Iris fluently speaks Croatian, Russian and English and has a basic knowledge of German.
Iris now leads the local Transaction Services team, based in Almaty, specialised in transaction support, primarily due diligence and IPO/capital markets.
Bachelor degree in Business administration, University of Zagreb.