Art Franczek holds an MBA from DePaul University, a CPA, and Masters in Taxation.
He has over 20 years of experience in accounting and taxation. Served as consultant on IAS issues to the Bank of Russia, the World Bank, and Bank of Albania. After serving as Corporate Tax Manager for Liquid Carbonic Corporation in the United States, he spent three years in Togliatti, Russia, as a business consultant with the U.S. Peace Corps.
Published a series of articles and a book on IAS issues.
In Moscow, he works actively on tax and customs issues with the American Chamber of Commerce and the Association of European Businesses (the European Business Club till 2004).