Partner, Audit Financial Services / Head Investment Management
Markus joined KPMG in 1988 and was appointed Partner in 2000. He has been focusing on the asset management sector since 1996 and became a FINMA-accredited auditor of asset manager and funds. Markus participated in an international exchange program from 1993 to 1995, working at the KPMG office in Columbus, Ohio (USA). He is a member of KPMG’s European Steering Committee for the investment management industry, as well as a member of the technical group for collective investment schemes of EXPERTsuisse (formerly the Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants). Markus has been a regular speaker on the post-graduate program “Certified Fund Officer” of the Fund Academy since 2003. // Sector expertise: Audit – Financial and regulatory audits of asset management clients and their vehicles (i.e. funds, investment companies and investment foundations), Advisory – Lead of several cross-functional projects in the area of regulatory / organization /set up / business case evaluation in the Investment Management industry.
Swiss Certified Accountant
Leading asset manager and funds auditor accepted by the FINMA Switzerland
A speaker on the post graduate program “Dipl. Fund officer”
Member of the technical group collective investment schemes of the Swiss Institute of Certified Accountans and Tay Consultans (EXPERTsuisse)
Language skills: German (mother tongue), English (fluent), French (fluent)