Partners

Björn Christian Gerow

Björn Christian Gerow

Born in 1963. Steuerberater (Certified Tax Advisor).

To identify with our clients' interests and to focus on their special requirements - that's the key factor for joint success. Already during his studies of business administration at the University of Mannheim he put strong emphasis on tax related subjects. Nowadays, he concentrates on tax issues concerning individuals including expatriates, wage tax and social security law. Besides, he is our expert for the tax consultancy of international companies.

Ralf Kuhlmann

Ralf Kuhlmann

Born in 1965. Steuerberater (Certified Tax Advisor).

Studied business administration at the Universities of Münster and Stirling (GB). After postgraduate studies of tax law at the University of Osnabrück (LL.M), he joined the tax department of one of the 'big four' tax and audit firms. Hence, he focused on corporate taxation and reorganizations - also with special regard to international tax law - as well as issues of VAT and real estate transfer tax.

Claas Mangliers

Claas Mangliers

Born in 1968. Wirtschaftsprüfer (German Public Auditor).

Studies of Business Administration at the University of Lüneburg. After completion of studies more than 15 years of professional experience in senior positions (executive function) in leading Tax and Audit firms („Big Four“) in the areas of auditing and consulting.

Focus of activities on auditing and preparation of consolidated and annual financial statements in accordance with national and international accounting standards (German Commercial Code, IFRS and US GAAP), performance of due diligences, business valuations and purchase price allocations (PPA ) as well as tax consulting for medium-sized companies. The industry focus is in the areas of real estate, manufacturing, trade, services, public sector, and professional football.

Egon Schmitz

Egon Schmitz

Born in 1963. Steuerberater (Certified Tax Advisor).

After graduating in business administration at the University of Cologne, he started his professional career in the field of auditing and tax consulting. Subsequently, he joined the tax department of one of the 'big four' tax and audit firms. His main competences lie in the area of corporate taxation, reorganization, VAT and international tax law. Mr Schmitz was appointed Expert Advisor for Company Succession (DStV e.V.) at the end of 2009.

Hendrik Zeiss

Hendrik Zeiss

Born in 1963. Attorney-at-Law, Steuerberater (Certified Tax Advisor).

Studied in Göttingen and Munich. Career stops in Munich, London and Duesseldorf. Following his interests, he sets his professional focus on commercial and company law supplemented by tax consultancy and the challenge of drafting complex contracts.