Leader of the Country Practice China/Hong Kong/Taiwan and member of the Global China Practice.
Holger has specialized in providing international tax advice and tax advice on cross-border M&A transactions to strategic and financial investors from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. In addition, he is also advising German clients on their investments in China.
Holger has gained first-hand experience through a 2.5-year secondment with KPMG in China (Beijing office: 2/2011-2/2012, Hong Kong office: 3/2010-1/2011, Shanghai office: 3-8/2009).
Diplom-Kaufmann (Degree in business administration), University of Mannheim (Germany)
German-French Ph.D. in international taxation (Dr. rer. pol./docteur ès sciences de gestion, en co-tutelle de thèse) University of Cologne and grande école HEC (Jouy-en-Josas, France)
Steuerberater (German Chartered Tax Advisor)
Holger regularly publishes articles on China outbound and inbound tax topics in leading journals.
He is a regular lecturer on tax planning of multinationals at the leading business school of the University of Mannheim (since 2010).
Author of the manual for M&A transactions in Germany and China, published by the PRC Ministry of Commerce and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy in 2016.