Rostislav Shatenok is managing partner in charge of transaction support at Clairfield Russia. He has extensive experience in Russian and international taxation, including tax consulting projects for leading Russian and international companies, tax due-diligence projects, transaction structuring and setting up joint ventures. Prior to joining Clairfield Russia, Rostislav worked in the finance department of one of Russia’s largest diversified holdings where he was responsible for tax-risk management, tax planning and tax methodology development for both Russian and foreign legal entities of the holding. From 2006-2008, Rostislav worked for one of the largest Russian oil and gas companies in the corporate structuring and international tax planning department. Prior to that he worked in the tax department of one of the “Big Four” companies, and was involved in a number of international tax structuring projects, including projects for private equity funds. Rostislav is a member of the Russian branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA).