Jochen Hey

Certified Public Accountant
(not in public practice)


Jochen Hey studied business administration and international management at European Business School in Oestrich-Winkel (Germany), Dijon (France) and San Francisco (USA). After graduation as Diplom-Kaufmann (German MBA equivalent) in 1999 he worked for a leading 'Big 4' accounting firm for 5 years. As a manager he was responsible for audits of financial statements as well as for comprehensive tax and business advisory services for mid-sized fast growing corporate clients with international background.

Since 2000 Jochen Hey is qualified as U.S. Certified Public Accountant, since 2003 as 'Steuerberater' (German legal tax advisor) and since 2005 as 'Wirtschaftsprüfer' (German auditor). He is a partner at Hey & Heimüller since 2005. At Hey & Heimüller he is responsible for the combination of tax and business advisory services and particularly serves international clients. Furthermore, he advises clients with respect to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and US GAAP.

Jochen Hey served as a member of IPG's global Board of Directors for many years and was heading the Group's accounting and tax section. Furthermore he is a member of the 'German CPA Society'.