Partner, Audit Financial Services
Ralph is a Partner and FINMA-accredited Leading Bank Auditor in KPMG’s Financial Services practice in Zurich. He provides professional audit and assurance services to large multinational financial institutions in accordance with the domestic and international requirements of the PCAOB, US GAAS and ISA. Ralph is part of KPMG's Global Commodity Trading Practice, focusing on regulatory topics.
His audit and assurance experience ranges from local and global financial institutions (G-SIFI), investment companies and broker-dealers preparing their financial statements under international standards (US GAAP/IFRS) to regulatory audits and investigations on behalf of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA). He has international experience in the financial industry (including a 2-year secondment to the US).
Ralph acts as a member of faculty on an international KPMG Partner Development Program and participates in global KPMG programs in the area of financial services and future leaders.
Dipl. Economist, University of Applied Science, Germany
Swiss Certified Accountant
FINMA – accredited leading bank auditor