Director, Tax Consultant/Auditor, Hamburg
Since July 2016 Wolfgang has been the Managing Director of the auditing company optegra, where he is head of the Hamburg branch.
Wolfgang began his professional career after an apprenticeship in the wholesale and foreign trade and a business management degree. At first he worked for four years in foreign trade before switching into the field of auditing and tax advice, where he worked as a BDO partner in the field of auditing banks and financial services until June 2016. Afterwards he joined optegra with various mandates and established the branch in Hamburg.
Wolfgang studied business administration in Hamburg and completed the apprenticeship in the wholesale and foreign trade. He also examined as an accountant as well as a chartered accountant, tax consultant and auditor. The last three exams were approved by the Ministry of Economics and Finance.
Wolfgang is a member of the German Institute for Auditors in Düsseldorf, where he is part of working groups dealing with leasing and factoring, financial services institutions and real asset accounting. In addition he supports working groups in the Federation of German Leasing Companies, located in Berlin. Furthermore he is a member of the Chamber of Auditors and Tax Consultants in Berlin.
His native language is German. He also speaks English and limited Russian.