Ivo Vassilev
I have lived, studied and worked in Bulgaria, the UK, Spain, Dubai, France and Singapore. Native Bulgarian, also fluent in English and Spanish. INSEAD MBA Class of July 2017 and ACCA member. I also hold a BSc in Accounting and Finance from the University of Bath. I have 1 year experience in Morgan Stanley's Operations department in London and 4 years experience as an auditor in PwC's Dubai office, with internship exposure at the Bulgarian National Bank.

Recent INSEAD MBA Graduate


Experience

Vunova

Senior Associate

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Oct 2012 - Jul 2016     • 3 yrs 9 mon

• Building strong relationships with clients and driving pricing/resource negotiations • Leading audit teams on client visits for fieldwork and managing teams of 2 to 4 people • Coaching and mentoring new hires • Leading audit assignments in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and having exposure to SOX compliant audit engagements • Volunteering to join cross-department audit teams for large client audits outside my department • Providing audit services to clients from variety of industries (Media/Academic/Construction/Tourism) in accordance with IFRS standards and ACCA’s Code of Ethics and Conduct • Managing a client portfolio of both medium-sized businesses and firms with 500+ employees and AED 500+ million in revenue • Leading internal cross-team efforts to meet company reporting deadlines by organizing the structure of the audit before the actual fieldwork • Implementing changes in IFRS standards and keeping up-to-date with new standards by attending seminars or undertaking online courses • Gaining ACCA certification within 3 years of employment


Vunova

Corporate Actions Research Analyst

Morgan Stanley

Jul 2010 - May 2011     • 10 mon

• Processing of corporate action events (tender offers, stock splits, rights distribution and subscriptions, and mergers and acquisitions) throughout their lifetime, driving cross-team initiatives to confirm client selections, handle payments and provide client support • Serving as a point of contact to key clients and providing support to traders in their dealing with clients • Working on corporate action events for companies of all sizes across Europe • Liaising with Morgan Stanley agents from all across Europe on a daily basis to obtain additional information regarding the events • Acting as a risk manager for the team, preparing daily, weekly and monthly risk reports • Designing and implementing the archiving and filing process of the Position Services department


Education

INSEAD

INSEAD

MBA, MBA

2017


Universidad de Alicante

Universidad de Alicante

Undergraduate, Exchange program for 6 months

2012


University of Bath

University of Bath

Undergraduate, Accounting and Finance

2012



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