Stefan is an Assurance partner at Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft in Essen, Germany.
He is the EY EMEIA Financial Accounting and Advisory Services (FAAS) Leader for Managed Services and serves as Office Managing Partner of his local office.
For many years, Stefan has audited annual and consolidated financial statements of national and international companies in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), German Commercial Code and US generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
He also has a proven track record in transaction and carve-out accounting, and business combinations. He helps supports companies in their development of reporting processes, and internal control and risk management systems.
Stefan studied Economics at the Ruhr University Bochum and joined EY in 1994. He is a public auditor and tax advisor.
How Stefan is building a better working world
“In an ever-changing world, I work side by side with my clients every day, providing them with valuable insights and market-leading services.
My responsibility involved helping clients to better identify and manage value drivers, and to increase the efficiency of their financial processes.
This, eventually, allows them to concentrate on their core tasks and to find the right answers to recent challenges, such as demographic change, digitalization, increased regulatory requirements and globalization.
These are the ways in which, I believe, I contribute to building a better working world.”