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'.