With seven new partners, Baker Tilly has continued to set the course for growth at the beginning of 2023: From its own ranks, Asen Asenov (Tax Advisor), Stefan Greger (CVA), Sebastian Hafner (CFA), Robert Rostek (Attorney-at-Law), Dr. Dominic Sommerhoff (German CPA/Tax Advisor), Sandra Steinmann (Tax Advisor), as well as Joachim Weilandt (German CPA/Tax Advisor), have been appointed as new partners.
“Congratulations to the new partners on their appointment! I look forward to a continued successful cooperation. Seven new partners show that Baker Tilly practices a corporate culture without artificial barriers. We are all the more pleased to be able to expand the partnership to this extent and with these top-class people," says Managing Partner Legal Dr. Thomas Gemmeke.
“There is hardly a better way to start into 2023. With the newly appointed partners, Baker Tilly is gaining excellent expertise at this management level,” said a delighted Prof. Dr. Thomas Edenhofer, Managing Partner Audit & Advisory at Baker Tilly. “The appointments impressively document our internal career development’s success.”
Four internal partner appointments in the auditing division
In addition to his business valuation and business consulting services, Stefan Greger, Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), focuses on financial due diligence projects (buy/sell side). Sebastian Hafner, Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), also focuses on business valuation and business consulting as well as financial due diligence and financial modeling. In their new role as partners, Hafner and Greger will focus on the further expansion of transaction advisory services in Munich, in particular on financial due diligence, financial fact books and business modeling.
Dr. Dominic Sommerhoff, Tax Advisor and German CPA, focuses on the audit of individual and consolidated financial statements of internationally operating corporate groups and public companies as well as audit-related consulting and due diligence. With immediate effect, he will be responsible for managing the Audit & Advisory activities of the Berlin office.
Joachim Weilandt, Tax Advisor and German CPA, specializes in auditing the annual financial statements of listed companies and large to medium-sized groups of companies. His focus is on audit-related and business consulting. As a partner at the Munich office, Weilandt will in future be responsible for expanding the portfolio of nationally and internationally operating companies, primarily in audit, but also in advisory.
Three new partners in the Legal and Tax area
Since July 2010, business economist and tax advisor Asen Asevov has been working as transfer pricing specialist in the Düsseldorf office. His focus is on international tax law, tax treaties, transfer pricing strategies and relocation of functions with a focus on the construction, electronics and chemical industries, real estate management and investment as well as financial services. As a partner, Asen Asenov will further advance the transfer pricing team in Düsseldorf and Munich.
Attorney-at-Law Robert Rostek, who joined the Munich office in 2013, has excellent expertise in the areas of corporate / M&A, transformations and commercial agreements. He focuses on the healthcare, pharmaceutical, food industry and automotive sectors. As a partner, Robert Rostek will be engaged in further expanding the Corporate/M&A practice with a focus on Life Sciences/Healthcare.
Since joining the Frankfurt office in January 2020, business economist and tax advisor Sandra Steinmann has specialized in tax consulting for companies, tax compliance, tax advice during tax audits, preparation of annual financial statements in accordance with the German Commercial Code (HGB), and tax accounting in accordance with German HGB and IFRS. Her industry focus is on the service sector, manufacturing companies and handicraft businesses. In addition to the Financial Service practice area, Sandra Steinmann will be the first female partner in Frankfurt to expand the Corporate Tax practice area.