WP/StB Karl Petersen

Public Accountant / Tax Consultant


Managing Director

Dr. Kleeberg & Partner GmbH
Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Steuerberatungsgesellschaft (Audit and Tax consultancy firm)

Augustenstraße 10, 80333 München

Tel: +49 (89) 559-83-0
E-Mail: karl.petersen(at)kleeberg.de


  • Accounting in accordance with the German Commercial Code (Summer Semester 2011)

Professional Career

  • 1981 - 1983: Apprenticeship as a bank clerk at Bayerische Vereinsbank AG
  • 1983 - 1988: Studied business administration, Ludwig-Maximilians Univeristy in Munich
  • 1988 - 1989: Corporate customer consultant, Bayerische Vereinsbank AG
  • 1989 - 1995: Audit manager/Authorised officer at the Arthur Andersen auditing and tax consulting firm in Munich
  • since 1995: Dr. Kleeberg & Partner GmbH auditing and tax consulting firm in Munich

Main Consulting Areas

  • Annual and special audits in various sectors and legal forms
  • Consolidated accounting in accordance with HGB and IFRS
  • Implementation of conversions in accordance with IFRS
  • Implementation of IPO projects
  • Due diligence and company valuations
  • Assistance with corporate mergers, purchases and sales of companies
  • Consulting projects dealing with company restructuring
  • Tax-related consultancy concerning the redesign of corporate concepts
  • Company tax planning

Committee Work

  • Chairman of IDW (Institute of Public Auditors, Germany)
  • Advisory board member at the Chamber of Public Accountants

Selected Publications

Mr. Petersen’s further publications can be found here.