Specialties:

  • Financial process optimization 
  • Internal audit
  • Financial audit
  • Big Data analysis

George Popescu is a senior consultant with a professional experience of over eight years in financial audit, internal audit, financial reporting and advisory, who worked for companies from various industries such as telecommunications and technology, logistics and transportation, pharmaceutics, energy and retail. The main projects comprised external and audit engagements, end-to-end implementation of the IFRS 9, IFRS 15 and IFRS 16 in the telecommunications sector, and financial reporting process optimization.

Before joining Ascentor in 2019, George was an external consultant involved in IFRS and statutory financial process optimization and automation within the telecommunications sector. Additionally, he was involved in the redesign of internal control matrices and other specific audit engagements.

George’s areas of expertise also include organizational transformation, financial modelling, Big Data analysis and consolidated financial reporting in accordance with US GAAP.

George has a MSc in Management with a minor in Finance at the University of Edinburgh Business School, UK and a BSc in Economics at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies.

Professional Qualifications

  • ACCA member
  • Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors – CRMA designation