Ahlers & Partner | Wirtschaftsprüfer - Steuerberater | Münster - Leipzig - Gronau

Ahlers & Partner | Wirtschaftsprüfer - Steuerberater | Münster - Leipzig - Gronau

Wolfgang Borkenhagen

Diplom-Betriebswirt, FH (Master of Business Administration, University of Applied Sciences)

German Public Auditor | Tax Consultant

Born 1974

Professional career

  • 1994 – 1997 Trained as an assistant tax consultant and subsequently employed at audit and tax consulting firm Zöphel & Partner GmbH, Ahaus
  • 1998 – 2001 Completed business administration studies at the University of Applied Sciences in Münster with main focus on “Commercial taxation and auditing” as well as “Labour and Commercial Law”
  • 2002 – 2006 Assistant manager at audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG Deutsche Treuhand-Gesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Düsseldorf, for national and international clients with main focus on the auditing of individual and consolidated financial statements according to the German Commercial Code (Handelsgesetzbuch – HGB), IFRS and US-GAAP for various industries and legal structures
  • 2006 Appointed as Tax Consultant
  • 2006 - 2007 Employed as tax consultant with KPMG DTG AG, Düsseldorf, in the International Corporate Tax Services department
  • 2007 – to-date Partner at Ahlers & Partner
  • 2012 Appointed as German Public Auditor

Fields of expertise

  • Preparation/audit of (consolidated) financial statements
  • Business appraisals, budgeted balance sheets, analyses of financial statements
  • Business consulting
  • Transaction advisory services
  • Business succession/generational change

Personal interests

  • Soccer
  • Music