Ioana Mihai joins the EY Romania team and will take on the position of Corporate Finance Executive Director within the Transaction Advisory Services department. Ioana has over 18 years’ experience in the banking industry in Romania, previously within BCR - Erste, Citigroup and ING Bank. In the role she will take at EY Romania, Ioana will coordinate the Corporate Finance team, which, along with the Transaction Support and Valuation & Business Modeling teams, ensure EY’s portfolio of transaction advisory services.
Before joining EY, Ioana Mihai has coordinated the Debt Capital Markets department of BCR, which she built from the ground up. From this position, she coordinated large projects of syndicated loans and bond offering on the domestic market for large corporations and state companies, and contributed to the development of the bank’s professionals in the capital markets area.
Ioana is a graduate of the Faculty of International Economic Relations within the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies.
"I take on this leadership position with satisfaction and interest, since it contributes to strengthening the range of corporate finance services of EY in Romania. The current framework offers many opportunities for well managed companies, whether international companies investing in Romania, or local entrepreneurs who want to strengthen their position on the Romanian and regional market", says Ioana Mihai, Executive Director, EY Romania.
"I am pleased to welcome Ioana in our team. We will aim, through our combined experience, to succeed in growing in this expanding market, building on the aspects that differentiate us, and especially by supporting developing companies", explains Florin Vasilică, Transaction Advisory Leader of EY Romania.
About EY Romania
EY is one of the world's leading professional services firms with approximately 190,000 employees in 700 offices across 150 countries, and revenues of approximately $27.4 billion in the fiscal year that ended on 30 June 2014. Our network is the most integrated at global level and its vast resources allow us to help our clients benefit from every opportunity. In Romania, EY has been a leader on the professional services market since its set up in 1992. Our over 500 employees in Romania and Moldova provide seamless assurance, tax, transactions, and advisory services to clients ranging from multinationals to local companies. Our offices are based in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Timisoara, Iasi and Chisinau. From 1 July 2013, Ernst & Young becomes EY, the logo has been modified in response to this change and the company's new tagline becomes "Building a better working world". The new visual identity reflects the new strategy of EY, Vision 2020. For more information, please visit www.ey.com.