Ulrich Bergmann is a Partner at KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft in the Financial Services sector in Germany focusing on Captives including Automotive Finance, Leasing companies and financial institutions comprising German retail banks, major (global) banks as well as specialised commercial banks. He has more than 16 years of audit and consulting experience gained at KPMG in Germany and in the U.S. providing Ulrich with profound insight into the global financial services industry. His career with KPMG is complemented by three years of professional experience with a globally operating retail bank in Germany. Honouring his longstanding global Automotive Finance and Leasing expertise, Ulrich was appointed Global Automotive Financial Services Leader, heading KPMG’s Global Captive Peer Group, as well as Co-Leader of KPMG’s Leasing segment in Germany. Ulrich holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and is a qualified German CPA.