Holger Kneisel was appointed regional chairman and managing partner at KPMG in Germany in 2012. Holger led the Frankfurt Transaction Services office until 2011 and has more than 20 years’ experience in auditing and transaction services, in particular financial due diligence and vendor assistance including carve-outs, spin-offs and IPOs for international corporates. Holger is a chartered accountant in Germany, a US Certified Public Accountant and Graduate of KPMG’s executive program at INSEAD (Fontainebleau/France). Notwithstanding Holger’s wider responsibilities on KPMG’s managing board, he continues to advise large corporates on capital market transactions (e. g. spin-offs) and advises management and advisory boards on corporate governance matters.
Holger was appointed honorary commercial judge of the Frankfurt district court in 2014.