Patel Svetlana S.

- Senior Researcher

- Senior Researcher, Center for Macroeconomics and Finance

Phone: +7(495)629-82-31


2005 Financial Academy under the RF Government, specialty – taxes and taxation (graduated with honors)


•    2013 – present time: Head of Tax Policy Research Department IAER RANEPA;

•    2012–2013: MCFR / Wolters Kluwer Russia, deputy head of department "Accounting and Taxes" (development and market promotion of blocks of electronic reference system "Taxes")

•    2011–2012: freelancer, taxes and business consulting projects for companies 10EQS and MCFR / Wolters Kluwer Russia;

•    2008–2010: PricewaterhouseCoopers, London, senior consultant on taxation of mergers and acquisitions (M&A Tax) (consulting of international groups of companies and investment funds on business restructuring issues, refinancing, asset purchase and sale, etc.);

•    2005–2008: PricewaterhouseCoopers, Moscow, consultant and senior consultant on taxation of industrial companies (consulting and taxation part of the audit of automobile, chemical, metallurgical companies);

•    2004–2005: Sukhoi Civil Aircraft, financial department specialist (tax accounting).

Professional interests

Taxes, transfer pricing, taxation of groups of companies, among others.

Head of research projects

•    Analysis of pilot experience from application of transfer pricing rules in 2012–2013 (2014);
•    Administration of payments nonsocial safety net: Russian and international experience (2014);
•    Research on integration of tax rules in cost allocation into Russian tax legislation (2015);
•    Upgrading of mechanism for taxation of private persons’ real estates (2015);
•    Market in Post War Period and Provisions for Incentives for the RF Financial Market at the Present Stage (2014–2015).

Participation in conferences, seminars and round table discussions

Gaidar Forum – 2015 "Russian and the World: New Dimensions" – round table discussion «Current Problems and Tax Legislation» (2015, Jan.15).

Foreign languages

English – fluent.