Country Managing Partner for Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, EY
Ivan Rakić is Head of Tax Partner of EY (Ernst & Young) in Republic of Serbia. He holds a Law degree from the University Of Belgrade, Serbia, and has over 15 years of experience in providing tax advisory services to foreign and domestic clients.Ivan has specialized in: Value Added Tax (VAT), Corporate Income Tax (CIT) and International Tax planning.
Ivan’s professional experience extends over a range of tax advisory services provided in many industries including oil and gas, telecommunication, tobacco, automotive, food and beverage, wholesale and retail etc. He participated or led number of due diligence projects for private equity and corporate investors, and on targets in many relevant oil and gas companies like NIS, FAM Kruševac and Rafinerija Nafte Brod.
Mr. IvanRakic, as the leaderof the privatization process, had many important clients, among which are: Coca-Cola Company AD, Apatin brewery, Heineken, the tobacco industry in Nis and Vranje, MOL, Lukoil, Fresh &Co.and many other companies.
Ivan Rakic is a member of the Board of Directors Foreign Investors Council(FIC), and also one of the members of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) and its Serbian branch. As a partner of the tax department of EY in the Republic of Serbia, Mr.Ivan Rakic, is a frequent speaker on panels and conferences on the subject of the shadow economy and the importance of small and medium enterprises in the Republic of Serbia.