Coming from PwC Moscow where he held a similar role until September 2009, he will lead the financial services and real estate teams in the PwC Romania tax and legal services practice.

Brian Arnold joined the international tax services group at PricewaterhouseCoopers New York office in 1992. His experience in several countries includes structuring domestic and cross-border transactions to ensure tax efficiency while managing cash flows and tax risks.

He also brings to PwC am industry background in the investment banking sector, focusing on structured finance, funds structuring and M&A. His qualifications include a Masters in Professional Accounting (Tax) from the University of Texas at Austin (USA) and a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Saint Michael’s College (Vermont, USA), and he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).