Vartan Dilanian appointed Managing Director of Accenture Financial Services in Russia and CIS.

Moscow representation office of Accenture, one of the leaders in consulting and outsourcing market worldwide, announces the appointment of Vartan Dilanian to the post of Partner and Managing Director of AccentureТs Financial Services in Russia and CIS.

In his new position, Vartan Dilanian will be responsible for Accenture business development with companies in the financial services market of Russia and CIS countries and oversee major Accenture projects in this area.

Formerly over the 15 years he held senior positions in large consulting companies and financial institutions. In particular he was Head of the Department of Financial Markets in Russia and CIS at Ernst & Young and headed the Department of Financial Markets at Arthur Andersen.
Vartan Dilanian was born in Moscow in 1971. From 2007 to 2008, he was President of Binbank and between 2009 and 2011 he was Advisor to the Chairman of the Board of TransCreditBank.

"Vartan is a professional with unique experience, a deep understanding of both the Russian financial system and the consulting business in particular. I am confident that he will contribute greatly to AccentureТs successful business development in Russia and CIS," said Alexander Gorine, Managing Director of Accenture in Russia.

"Accenture has the strongest financial practice in Russian consulting. I am pleased to be leading this business and look forward to working with the most challenging and interesting projects on the market," said Vartan Dilanian.

Accenture is an international company providing services in management consulting, technology services and outsourcing. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, as well as extensive research experience of the most successful companies in the world, Accenture helps improve its customersТ business efficiency - both for commercial companies and government organizations. Accenture employs around 215,000 people in more than 120 countries worldwide. The company generated net revenues of US$21.6 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2010.
Accenture has been working in Russia since 1992. The Moscow representative office provides a full range of Accenture services in management consulting, technology services and outsourcing both to Russia's largest companies and to international companies represented in Russia.

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