Dr. Jan Faßhauer

Dr. Jan Faßhauer

German Public Auditor, Certified Tax Advisor, Partner, Audit & Assurance

Private Equity


Dr. Jan Faßhauer is a partner in our Accounting Advisory Group and in our Technical Accounting Center of Excellence (TACE), the technical accounting department of BDO. He deals with the entire spectrum of international and national accounting.


  • cross-industry experience in auditing capital market-oriented companies according to IFRS and HGB.
  • Corporate Governance of listed companies
  • Expert opinion on complex accounting issues according to HGB and IFRS
  • Accounting and assurance services for structured finance (factoring, securitization reverse factoring, leasing)
  • Accounting and assurance services in preparation for IPOs, carve outs and corporate actions (preparation of combined financial statements, IPO readyness, etc.)
  • Business combinations, purchase price allocations, consolidation deferrals
  • Accounting for financial instruments and hedge accounting
  • Accounting-related valuations (including IAS 36, IFRS 13 in accordance with the International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation Guidelines (IPEV))
  • Enforcement procedures
  • Trainings

Industry expertise

  • Private Equity
  • IT service providers
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Real estate companies
  • Banks and financial service providers (leasing and factoring institutions)
  • Telecommunications
  • Trade and industry

Other subjects

  • Member of the IDW Working Group "International Accounting
  • Member of the IDW Working Group "Financial Instruments according to IFRS
  • Member of the IDW Working Group "ESG-related Aspects in IFRS Financial Statements