Olga Surikova

Director, Tax and legal

KPMG in the CIS

Olga joined KPMG in April 2011. Before that Olga worked for more than 7 years in the Moscow office of one of the largest international audit and consulting companies, and then in an international German law firm.

Olga has extensive experience in many fields of taxation and law, including structuring the activities of companies in Russia and abroad, introducing tax accounting and taxation functions, analysing tax risks, representing clients in court, providing advisory services concerning Russian and international taxation, and consulting on transactions and business restructuring.

Over the past few years, she has been a speaker at the EEF (Eastern Economic Forum) and at many other business venues, discussing the investment climate and tax competitiveness of the Far Eastern Federal District, as well as barriers to, and proposed measures in support of, investment. She also actively participates in various studies and KPMG projects to improve the investment attractiveness of the Far Eastern Federal District. 


In the Media


Comments for Ko.ru on the tourist attractiveness of the Far East.

Comments for RBC TV on the Prime Minister's proposals to increase the investment appeal of the Kuril Islands.

Comments for Kommersant on the results of KPMG survey on tourism in the Far East and the Arctic.

An interview for RBC TV on the outlook for Northern Sea Route as the Suez Canal is blocked by the massive cargo ship.

For an archive of the speaker's earlier comments, interviews, and articles for the media see here

Education and qualifications
  • Plekhanov Russian University of Economics

  • Certified tax advisor, Russian Tax Chamber

  • State Duma Committee on Regional Policy and Problems of North and the Far East