Danny Vitan

Head of Department of Professional Practice

KPMG in Israel

Danny heads the accounting advisory sector in Somekh Chaikin. Danny is a member of KPMG's international Financial Instruments team, this team is responsible for preparing KPMG's global stance in this area. Danny is also a member of the SME and Telecom teams of KPMG globally. Danny is a lecturer in the Tel Aviv University's accounting faculty and has lectured in the past for other academic institutions in Israel, including the Interdisciplinary Center and the Management College. Danny is a permanent member of the professional discussion committee of the Israeli Accounting Standards Board headed by Dov Sapir, a member of the accounting standards committee of the Israel Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and a member of that Institute's professional council. Danny is a member of the Bank of Israel's liaison committee with bank external auditors. Danny is regarded as one of Israel's leading accounting experts (US GAAP and IFRS).

  • BA in Economics and Accounting from Tel Aviv University

  • MBA in Economics and Accounting from Tel Aviv University

  • CPA, Israel