Head of Corporates
KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Germany
Angelika Huber-Straßer is a Managing Partner and the Head of Corporates for KPMG Germany, responsible for developing and strengthening client relationships with the firm’s largest DAX accounts. She has over 20 years of experience in managing a variety of financial audit engagements for large international groups, including SEC listed companies, as well as family businesses. She is Lead Partner on a number of global clients, mostly listed companies in the automotive, manufacturing and service industry and has been responsible for many capital market transactions, like the divestment of affiliated companies, acquisition of companies, issuance of bonds and commercial paper programmes. Angelika is a qualified Chartered Accountant (“Wirtschaftsprüferin”) and Tax Advisor (“Steuerberaterin”) in Germany. She is an MBA graduate of the Bradford School of Management. In addition to her management role, Angelika has set up several leadership development programmes such as the “Lead Partner Academy”, a training programme for KPMG partners, the German KPMG network of women “KNOW”, a mentoring programme, and a coaching programme for female executive leaders on their way to supervisory board roles. She is also Co-Country Chair of the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation in Germany.