Thomas serves on the UHY Deutschland AG Board of directors and is managing partner of UHY Wahlen & Partner located in Frankfurt and Cologne, Germany. He is also managing Partner of Dr. Leyh, Dr. Kossow & Dr. Ott KG, Cologne and represents UHY Lauer & Dr. Peters in Berlin. He is a licensed German CPA (Wirtschaftsprüfer), attorney at law (Rechtsanwalt) and tax law specialist (Fachanwalt für Steuerrecht).
Thomas started his professional career in 1995 as a lawyer specializing in tax law. He launched the accounting practice of UHY Deutschland in Frankfurt and the tax and corporate law practices of UHY Wahlen in Cologne and Frankfurt.
His tax and corporate law specialisms position him well to advise corporations and companies of all sizes. This includes restructuring, succession, M&A, tax planning and all kind of audits. Advice and guidance on cross border activities are one of his main focus areas. He has good experience in the automotive related sectors such as supply chain and car dealers as well as the real estate business.
He also advises high-net-worth individuals with their tax and shareholding interests. In his function as a German CPA, he provides trustee services mainly in the field of real estate funds and all kind of related work. Due to his location in Frankfurt, he is experienced in reporting, audit, tax and corporate service work for foreign investors from a variety of industries.
Thomas is a licensed German CPA (Wirtschaftsprüfer), attorney at law (Rechtsanwalt) and tax law specialist (Fachanwalt für Steuerrecht).