Vladislav joined Grant Thornton in 2001 as a System Administrator, and currently is Partner/Head of Business Risk Services department.
As a team leader, with over 17 years of experience, Vladislav has managed a number of assignments in the industries of telecom, banking, payment systems and many other public and private entities. His role was primarily directed to designing, planning and managing various engagements. His focuses in provision of advisory services related to internal audit, business process management, enterprise’s information dataflow, and enterprise risk management (COBIT, COSO I/II/III, BASEL II/III, PRINCE2, ISO 27001 series, PCI DSS).
He has strong professional experience in the sphere of designing, developing, and implementing network/system infrastructure, as well as network/system security infrastructure. In the course of his professional practices he has been engaged in the number of projects in the sphere of designing and implementing complex database and BI solutions such as ERP and CRM systems (Microsoft, PeopleSoft, and SAP). He has also managed a number of corporate governance, internal control framework (COSO, COBIT), IT service management (ITIL, MOF) and information security governance (ISO 17799, ISO 27001, PCI DSS) projects.
Vladislav works predominantly in Armenia, but throughout his career has shared his experience with member firms worldwide, such as France, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, USA, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Russia, and Mongolia.
- Member of ISACA - Information Systems Audit and Control Association
- Full Member of the Armenian Internet Society
- Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors
Accreditations and certifications
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Risk Manager Assurance (CRMA), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), PCI QSA (Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor), ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, ISO 31000 Risk Manager, ISO 9001 Lead Auditor, PECB Trainer, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP), Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator, Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA), Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Microsoft Certified Professional + Internet, Microsoft Certified Professional
- Certified Risk Manager Assurance (CRMA)
- Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
- Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
- Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
- PCI QSA (Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor)