Sergey Volkov

Partner, Japan


Sergey is a Partner in PwC Financial Services practice in Japan. Sergey co-leads PwC’s LIBOR and Reference Rate Reform initiative in Japan and in APAC.

Sergey has over twenty years of combined consulting and industry experience, spanning across banking, insurance and asset management, supporting clients on their journey to transform themselves by digitizing operations and harnessing the power of data and analytics.

Relevant experience

  • Leading several Global LIBOR Remediation Projects in Japan for large global banks, both based in Japan and foreign GSIBs operating in Japan
  • Leading PwC’s LIBOR solution design for Contract Remediation, Client Outreach and Impact Assessments
  • Led a number of engagements evaluating technical accounting for structured products
  • Advised clients on pricing and risk management, including macroeconomic modeling for complex financial instruments and structured products
  • Led or co-led a number of end-to-end Risk and Finance transformation engagements with US, European and APAC large global banks, including:

-Complete transformation of the finance function

-Transformation of the risk function

  • Leading a number of data and analytics transformations engagements
  • Bank strategy and optimization

-Extensive research to support banking strategy offerings in the US, Europe and Japan

-Performed empirical research and performed overnight over development of balance sheet optimization solutions

Education and licenses

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • US Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Member AICPA
  • Member CFA Institute and CFA Society of Washington DC
  • American Bankers Association (ABA)
  • Frequent speaker at Risk and Regulatory conferences