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Anna Samsonova-Taddei

Professor,  Department of Accounting

Anna Samsonova-Taddei

Contact information

HEC Montréal
3000, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal (Québec)
Canada H3T 2A7

Email : anna.samsonova-taddei@hec.ca
Phone : 514 340-6946
Secretary: 514 340-6542
Fax : n/a
Office : 5.373

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Other title(s)

  • Professorship in Audit, Governance and Society


  • Ph. D. (Accounting), Abo Akademi University
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Business Administration, Portland State University
  • BA (Econ & Law)/M. Sc. (Accounting and Auditing), Khabarovsk State University of Economics and Law


  • Auditing and Accountability
  • Regulation and Governance
  • Professionalization and the Accounting Profession
  • Accounting and Audit Reforms in Transitional Economies

Current research

  • Forthcoming

This publication selection covers the last five years.


Journal articles (8)

DERMARKAR, Simon, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, GENDRON, Yves; « Mythmaking in audit regulation: the Canadian initiative on ‘enhancing audit quality’ », Accounting and Business Research, 2024 (status : online).

GENDRON, Yves, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, GUÉNIN-PARACINI, Henri; « Making Sense of Risk Management as a (Dis)Comfort-Inducing Practice », Behavioral Research in Accounting, vol. 33, no 1, 2021, p. 1-20.

SALIJENI, George, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, TURLEY, Stuart; « Understanding How Big Data Technologies Reconfigure the Nature and Organization of Financial Statement Audits: A Sociomaterial Analysis », European Accounting Review, vol. 30, no 3, 2021, p. 531-555.

CHANNUNTAPIPAT, Charika, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, TURLEY, Stuart; « Variation in sustainability assurance practice: An analysis of accounting versus non-accounting providers », The British Accounting Review, vol. 52, no 2, 2020, p. 1-17.

SALIJENI, George, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, TURLEY, Stuart; « Big Data and changes in audit technology: Contemplating a research agenda », Accounting and Business Research, vol. 49, no 1, 2019, p. 95-119.

SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, TURLEY, Stuart; « Accountability in an Independent Regulatory Setting: The Use of Impact Assessment in the Regulation of Financial Reporting in the UK », Journal of Business Ethics, vol. 155, no 4, 2019, p. 1053-1076.

ALON, Anna, MENNICKEN, Andrea, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna; « Dynamics and Limits of Regulatory Privatization: Reorganizing audit oversight in Russia », Organization Studies, vol. 40, no 8, 2019, p. 1217-1239.

CHANNUNTAPIPAT, Charika, SAMSONOVA-TADDEI, Anna, TURLEY, Stuart; « Exploring diversity in sustainability assurance practice: Evidence from assurance providers in the UK », Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, vol. 32, no 2, 2019, p. 556-580.

This selection of supervision activities covers the last five years.


Supervised project supervision – MSc in Management (1)

Les critères d'établissement de la matérialité dans le cadre de mandat d'audit ESG , by Félix Mailhot
March 2024

Fall 2022