Vassilyan Emil – College of Business and Economics (CBE)  

Vassilyan Emil

TITLE Lecturer
SCHOOL Manoogian Simone College of Business and Economics
PROFILE Emil Vassilyan works at Grant Thornton CJSC since 1999 and now is the Technical Director of the firm and an Assurance Partner. Possessing more than 20 years of experience of audit and statutory work with local and Big Four companies, he is expert in audit and assurance, and related services.

Along with statutory work, Emil also has extensive experience in delivering lectures on auditing, accounting, financial management, cost accounting and other related areas in various educational and professional institutions of Armenia. Starting from January 2017 Mr. Vassilyan is a lecturer at the American University of Armenia, where he delivers lectures on Intermediate Auditing.

Mr. Vassilyan has profound knowledge of the International Standards on Auditing, International Financial Reporting Standards and US GAAP, and is experienced in co-ordination of large-scale audit assignments. As Technical Director, he oversees application of computer assisted audit techniques and is in charge of the ethics and quality control management in the firm.


  • Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK)
  • Member of Association of Accountants and Auditors of Armenia

Accreditations and certifications

Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant

Expertise covers

Auditing, Assurance, Accounting, Internal Controls, Financial Reporting, External Audit, Financial Analysis, Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting, IFRS, US GAAP


Master of Business Administration (American University of Armenia)

Bachelor of Engineering (Armenian Agricultural Institute)

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AUA Phone 060 61 2602