Dr. Markus Kreher

Partner, Accounting & Process Advisory, Head of Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT)

KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

I have more than 20 years of experience with advising medium-sized companies, family businesses and corporates (DAX40 environment), especially in the media, retail, electronics, automotive, pharmaceutical and biotech industries. As a KPMG Partner in Consulting, I am responsible for Finance Advisory and the family business segment. I oversee engagements with regard to accounting and financial reporting issues in the course of IFRS/US GAAP transition projects and capital market transactions.

  • Familienunternehmen
  • Familienunternehmen und Mittelstand
  • Diploma in Business [Diplom-Kaufmann], University of Münster, Doctorate in economic and political sciences [Dr. rer. pol] University of Kaiserslautern

  • German Public Auditor, Tax Advisor

  • Certified Public Accountant (US), 1997 began working in Audit at KPMG Frankfurt, two year secondment at KPMG LLP in the USA

  • 2002 moved from Audit to Consulting at the Munich branch, has been a Partner since 2005

  • Member of the Capital Finance Accounting Working Group of Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft e. V.

  • Co-author of the Beck´scher Bilanzkommentar [Commentary on Accounting]

  • Moderator of panels regarding IFRS topics and issues surrounding the German Accounting Law Modernization Act [BilMoG]

  • Leader of the KPMG Network for Media and Publishing and in this role a regular author of industry studies and participant on panels (e.g. at the Mediatage München, or the in the periodicals of the Federation of German Newspaper Publishers [VdZ])

  • Lions Club Munich Pullach

  • Foundation of the Pinakothek der Moderne