Managing Partner International Business
KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Since joining KPMG in 1991, Andreas has had a number of different responsibilities and lead several major client engagements cross various fields of industries. He was appointed Partner in 2000 and in 2015, he became the Managing Partner of the Markets Segment International Business at KPMG in Germany. As part of his current role, Andreas is leading KPMG in Germany’s International Business team, who supports and advises foreign companies based in Germany, as well as German companies based in foreign markets on how to seize new business opportunities in their region.
Besides that role Andreas is serving as an Audit Partner for a list of German subsidiaries and sub-holdings of international groups. Previously, he was heading the Audit Inbound Department in Düsseldorf and also headed the Audit Inbound cross-regional team in Germany from 2011 to 2015. He gained extensive international experience as the Head of the Global Japanese Practice in Germany from 2008 to 2015. In addition, he was part of the Turkish Country Practice team from 2006 to 2011, and also acted as a supervisory board member at KPMG in Turkey for a number of years.
Andreas has a background as a German Certified Public Auditor and a German Certified Tax Advisor.
Wirtschaftsprüfer (German Public Auditor)
Steuerberater (German Tax Advisor)
Diplom-Kaufmann (Graduate Degree in Business Administration)
Memberships at the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany (AmCham), the British Chamber of Commerce in Germany (BCC) and the German-Japanese Business Association (DJW)