Natalia Sherbakova

Partner, Head of PwC Russia’s Tax Practice in St Petersburg Tax Leader for PwC Russia’s automotive group, PwC Russia

Natalia Sherbakova is the leading partner in PwC Russia’s Tax Practice in St Petersburg and the Tax Leader for PwC Russia’s automotive group.

Natalia leads PwC Russia’s Tax Practice in St Petersburg and provides tax consulting on various areas of Russian and international taxation, including investment structuring, performing major transactions and opportunities for tax planning, mergers and acquisitions. She also assists clients in their negotiations with tax bodies and in settling disputes related to tax audits.

Natalia has vast experience in consulting clients on the application of regional tax incentives, as well as on special zones with beneficial tax regimes.

Natalia is also a regular speaker at high profile events both in Russia and abroad on topics such as the investment climate in Russia and the automotive industry. As a member of leading business associations in St Petersburg, Natalia regularly communicates with federal and regional authorities on improving the investment climate.

Experience in the automotive sector

By specialising in serving companies in the automotive sector and being the Tax Leader for PwC Russia’s automotive group, Natalia has a deep understanding of the industry and the issues faced by its major players.

Her client portfolio comprises almost all automotive assembling plants, OEM distributors and automotive suppliers operating in Russia. Natalia advises her clients through all stages of the life cycle, from start-up all the way through to the operation stage.

Practice areas:

  • Tax consulting for companies in automotive industry
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Speaker on improving the regional investment climate and on the automotive industry

Education

  • Natalia graduated from the Department of Economics at the St Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance.
  • She has a PhD in Economics.