Jörn Schänzler

Senior Manager, Finance Advisory, Country Specialist UK

KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

I worked as an auditor in the audit department at KPMG in Germany and the UK, where I gained detailed knowledge of IFRS, US GAAP, HGB and UK GAAP accounting. After moving to Finance Advisory, I managed numerous projects related to internal and external accounting:

  • IFRS/US GAAP conversion projects in Germany and the UK. Member of the Global Conversion Services competence team; KPMG accreditation for IFRS and Global Conversion Services (GCS).
  • Accounting-related advice in the transaction environment: Initial Public Offering (IPO), Carve Out, Post Merger Integration
  • Harmonisation projects in finance for global clients, global charts of accounts, customer and supplier master data, technical support for ERP implementations

I am also a member of the UK Country Practice of KPMG Germany. 

  • Auditor

  • Tax consultant

  • Diplom-Volkswirt, University of Bonn