Founder and President of BDO Poland since the firm’s formation.
In the years 1983-1998 Partner at the audit firm of RIR Revision in Denmark, to later sit on the board of RIR Revision Sp. z o.o. in Poland, of which he was also a co-founder. From 1991 to 1998 President of the Board of BDO Binder Sp. z o.o. following the Eastern expansion of the Binder DijkerOtte&Co. audit and advisory network at the beginning of the 1990s. Since 1 September 1998 President of the Board of BDO Polska Sp. z o.o. after Moore Stephens Sp. z o.o. merged operations with BDO Binder Sp. z o.o.
Doctor of Economic Sciences, Danish State Authorized Public Accountant, Polish Statutory Auditor. One of Poland’s few experts with Certified Public Accountant qualifications in two countries. Has extensive practical experience in working with financial institutions, Polish and international groups, listed companies, family businesses.
Dr. Helin began his Polish professional career in 1989, when he trained and advised state institutions on privatization processes, capital market creation, application of accounting principles and implementation of international accounting standards. Took part in the first privatizations of Polish companies, such as Śląska Fabryka Kabli. One of the co-creators of sector privatization, for sectors such as brewing and leasing.
Dr. Helin is an outstanding expert and renowned authority in the field of accounting and finance. He is a highly respected adviser and lecturer, author of numerous textbooks and fundamental publications that are a standard of Polish accounting. Member of the Supervisory Board of the Polish Foundation for Management Promotion, former long-time member of the Auditing Standards Board of the National Chamber of Statutory Auditors. Has advised the Monetary Policy Council and the President of the National Bank of Poland on the implementation of IAS at financial institutions.