EY appoints Ioana Sarbu as new Tax Senior Manager for Cluj, Timişoara
Incoming consultant to coordinate tax advisory teams in the western region
Ioana Sârbu joins the EY team as Senior Manager in the Tax Department, where she will coordinate tax advisory and delivery of tax-related client services in Cluj and Timişoara.
Ioana has 10 years of exemplary tax consulting experience, providing tax, accounting and M&A services to several large corporations. With a solid background in heading advisory teams, she will coordinate our client services activities in the Cluj-Napoca and Timisoara offices.
Earlier, as a consultant for Mazars România and Haarmann, Hemmelrath & Partner, Ioana was responsible for major audit, tax advisory and financial advisory projects. She has assisted clients in tax inspections, conducted due diligence projects, structured transactions from a fiscal point of view and carried out tax audits, besides having considerable Direct Tax and VAT consulting experience.
“Ioana has excellent client servicing credentials and she joins our team with the express mandate of consolidating our client portfolio and expanding our market share and range of services. I am confident she will support the teams in Timişoara and Cluj in adding value to our quality parameters in client servicing,” said Venkatesh Srinivasan, Partner and Leader of the Tax and Legal Department, EY Romania.
Ioana is a member of several international and local professional bodies such as ACCA, CCFR, CAFR and CECCAR. She is also a qualified trainer on tax and accounting matters.
“Companies run by Romanian entrepreneurs, as well as multinational companies in the local market need to understand the importance of cost optimizing the operations and transactions they are involved in. I am pleased that by joining the EY team I will be able to deliver new efficiencies to clients through assisting them in tax matters," said Ioana Sârbu.