Michel Faggion started at KPMG in 1988. He is a recognized specialist in matters regarding pension funds in Western Switzerland and has been active in this field since 1984. As an Audit Partner since 2001, he has been auditor in charge of various significant pension funds and Swiss and international companies, including IFRS and Swiss GAAP FER engagements. In particular, he has a long experience in the accounting treatment of post-employment benefits at both the pension plan and employer levels (Swiss GAAP FER 26 /16 and IAS 19).
In addition to being responsible for the pension fund audit activities in Western Switzerland, Michel is part of the Regional Market Leadership Team in the region of the Swiss GAAP FER Group of KPMG Switzerland. He teaches regularly at the Swiss Accountancy Academy and at the Master program of the Geneva and Lausanne Universities. As a local lead partner Michel is also the trusted business advisor for all issues of his customers in the region Suisse Romande