Nataliya is an ACCA qualified accountant. Until 2003 Nataliya was based in Kyiv where she achieved a 1st class honours degree in Transport Management and a Masters in Logistics from the Aviation University of Kyiv. From 2002 – 2004 Nataliya worked at First Ukrainian International Bank where she headed up a team dealing mainly with documentary credits and bank guarantees.
In 2004 Nataliya moved to London working firstly for Victoria Oil and Gas Plc, an oil and gas exploration and production company operating in Africa and the CIS and then in 2006 Nataliya joined the accounts department of Meridian Securities (UK) Ltd, the executive arm of a $billion group of investment companies located across Europe and the CIS.
At Meridian Nataliya dealt with a wide range of accounting activities for the group including preparation of financial statements, accounts payables and receivables, reconciliations, trade payables and receivables accounts, liaising with external auditors and producing annual and monthly accounts for certain of the group’s overseas subsidiaries.
At EM Law Nataliya supports the commercial and corporate teams with structuring transactions and due diligence analysis on corporate deals.
Nataliya is trilingual: Russian, Ukrainian and English.