Ms. Tatiana Krylova is the Head of the Enterprise Branch, Division on Investment and Enterprise at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
Her duties among others include supervision and coordination of UNCTAD's programme on Entrepreneurship and SME development, which includes research, policy recommendations and technical cooperation projects. She led and supervised development of UNCTAD's Entrepreneurship Policy Framework (EPF) launched in 2012 and implemented in several countries in Africa and Latin America; coordinates implementation of the flagship Empretec project on behavioral approach toward entrepreneurship promotion; and several projects on MSMEs integration into GVCs.
â€¨Before joining the UN in 2000, she was a partner at KPMG in Moscow and CIS. Previously she was professor at the Moscow State University on enterprise accounting and finance. She also worked as a consultant for the World Bank, OECD, European Commission, EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development), Stanford University and the Academy of Science of the USA, in the area of enterprise accounting, reporting and financial management. She was selected as a Distinguished International Lecturer by the American Accounting Association, USA, in 1997.
â€¨She obtained a PhD from Moscow State University. She was also a Visiting Fellow at Stanford University, USA; participated in faculty exchange programmes with London School of Economics, UK, and Tubingen University, Germany.