Gaetano Algesi

Manager, Audit, Country Specialist Italy

KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft


  • Specialised in IFRS conversions and IFRS consulting
  • Several years of consulting experience in the accounting/IFRS environment

Project experience

From the beginning, Mr. Algesi has focused his professional activities on international accounting issues and supports clients mainly in the field of international accounting / IFRS. 

In addition to drafting expert opinions on a wide range of IFRS issues, he has also been intensively involved in several projects on the conversion of companies in various industries to international accounting. 

Exemplary project assignments:

  • Conversion of the accounting of a conglomerate and an industrial company from HGB to IFRS, among others.
  • Conversion of the accounting of a software developer from HGB to US-GAAP
  • Implementation consulting for the first-time capitalisation of development costs at an automotive supplier
  • Development and implementation of accounting guidelines
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements, especially the notes, according to IFRS
  • Preparation of expert opinions in accordance with IFRS, e.g. on the topics of consolidation, leasing. Impairment testing, revenue recognition and hedge accounting

Industry experience

Automotive, industrial and consumer goods

  • Master of Science