Paul has 26 years of experience providing assurance services to clients in the oil and gas and resources sector, including IPO transactions, focusing on audits of IFRS financial statements.
Paul has worked in Kazakhstan since 2005. Before joining the local team, he worked in EY offices in Azerbaijan, Russia and Australia. He has a wealth of experience with private equity placements and debt offerings for clients.
Today, Paul provides professional experience in auditing customer accounts in the oil and gas and mining sectors, including preparing companies for IPOs.
Paul graduated from Queensland University of Technology, Australia, with two degrees: Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Law. He also has a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia. He is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.
How Paul Cohn is building a better working world
Paul is a member of the EY CIS Capital Markets network, the Association of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Association of the Securities Institute of Australia. He is a board member and treasurer of the American Chamber of Commerce in Kazakhstan. He is active in sharing his experience and lectures at Kazakhstan universities on IFRS .