ARTASHES VARDANYAN

Qualifications

 l Department of commerce (Yerevan State Institute of Economy (YSIE), Yerevan)

l Fundamental level student in financial accounting (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), UK)

Project Experience

  -   Artashes  has previous experience of working as a micro loan specialist and microlending internal controls specialist. Before joining SAMS Consulting CJSC  he has worked in a Universal Credit Organization (FINCA UCO CJSC) as an internal control specialist implementing the following tasks: Identifying the noncompliance in lending practices with the procedure in accordance with internal regulations, Republic of Armenia laws, checking cash operations, randomly sampled participation in credit committees,  reporting the violations to the internal controls to manager and regional managers, giving recommendations related to minimizing of operational and credit risks in microlending.
-      Artashes currently works on a project which aims to study the economic feasibility of establishing a clinic. He is doing research to find out classifications of medical institutions, understand the legal environment of healthcare system, licensing procedure for establishing a clinic, and find out the scope of demand for the medical services and their supply. He has also participated in a Strategic planning process organized by CAPS (Competitive Armenian Private Sector). It aimed to implement internal and external (SWOT) analysis for one of its cluster companies and based on that develop a strategic plan for it.

Sector experience              

Financial Services, Energy and Natural Resources