Yaniv Ben Baruch Partner, Head of Professional Department Tel-Aviv +972-3-7106622

Education

1996-1999: Bachelor’s degree in economics and accounting, TelAvivUniversity

Experience

Expertise in the following areas:

  • Pre-filing accounting consultancy and review of financial statements of companies traded in the U.S. and Israel (in accordance with Israeli accounting standards, US GAAP and IFRS)
  • Consultancy and accompaniment of mergers & acquisitions in Israel and the US
  • Experience in IPOs, and companies going public in Israel and the US
  • Lecturer on professional topics such as IFRS, US GAAP and Israeli standards
  • Extensive professional training of senior and junior accounting staff in connection with Israeli accounting standards, US GAAP and IFRS
  • Research and study of professional material pertaining to accounting, auditing, legislation and developing issues in Israel and globally
  • Due diligence work
  • Expert opinions
  • Writing and editing professional publications, circulars, and training material
  • Extensive experience and know how regarding Israeli accounting standards, IFRS, US GAAP, with special emphasis on :
    • Mergers & aquisitions
    • Financial instruments, securitization, hedging transactions, and derivative financial       instruments
    • Employee and service provider option plans and stock based compensations
    • Revenue recognition

Community involvement

Participates in the meetings of the Professional Committee on Accounting Principles and Financial Reporting of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Israel.