23 July 2019

State defence enterprise Ukroboronprom will hold a tender for financial audit of the conglomerate itself and its member companies on 26 September.

Tender bids can be submitted till August 21, the audit has to be completed by 10 April 2021. This includes the consolidated accounting of the state defence enterprise and its member companies for years 2018 and 2019. The candidates to provide the audit service are the reputable international companies of Big 6 Accounting firms.

The Independent Defence Anti-Corruption Committee as the body of civil oversight over Ukraine’s defence and security sector in the last three years insisted on the need of Ukroboronprom’s international audit.

NAKO insists tha the tender to decide the winner of the international audit lots has to take place in a transparent way under the control of the Supervisory Board and with the engagement of international observers and civil society organizations.