Partner / EMA Head of Valuation
Johannes is a Deal Advisory partner and leads the Valuation & Financial Modelling practice of KPMG Switzerland. In 2014, he was nominated as KPMG’s Head of Valuation for the EMA region. He joined KPMG Corporate Finance in Munich in 2001. Between 2005 and 2007, he spent two years with KPMG’s Economic and Valuation Services practice in New York City and since 2008 he is based in Zurich. Johannes is responsible for business valuations as well as valuations of intellectual property and other intangible assets, such as brands and technology, in the context of sell side and buy side mandates or for joint ventures.
He advises his clients on value management topics, such as portfolio analysis or value based controlling systems. Valuations for financial reporting (IFRS and US GAAP) and international tax planning is also a key area of Johannes’ expertise. He regularly provides fairness opinions and other independent valuation services, e.g. for restructuring, litigations and arbitrations. Johannes’ experience includes the development and review of complex financial models for transactions, financing, restructuring and strategic business decisions.
Dipl.-Betriebswirt, Munich Business School
Candidate of the American Society of Appraisers
U.S. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Exam