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PKF International ranks 15th in the list of globally positioned audit and consulting networks

Both PKF Deutschland GmbH and its shareholders are member firms of PKF International Limited, London. PKF Germany belongs to the NEXT TEN of the most powerful networks and is a member of the international PKF network, a worldwide association of legally independent member firms.

Globally connected

In complex, time-critical and cross-border projects, PKF's international network is invaluable to our clients; we overcome professional, geographical and linguistic boundaries. We handle international audits of consolidated financial statements and transactions quickly, reliably and efficiently.

Personal contact is a top priority for us when advising our clients and also when working with our network colleagues. Through professional high-quality and regular Global Gatherings, we are regularly in personal exchange with our PKF colleagues worldwide.

Support for your global business

Your local partner has a short line to other countries and coordinates an international team of experts for your project - solution-oriented, fast and sustainable, even in complex constellations.

Our network allows us to pool resources and expertise from different countries and disciplines. The close personal support by a partner remains the unique characteristic of the PKF network, even in an international context. PKF is your local partner - anywhere in the world.

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  • Founded in 1969
  • 144 Countries
  • 500 Locations
  • About 20.500 employees
  • 1.700 Partners

Start 50 years ago

PKF Pannell Kerr Forster was an association of four accounting firms from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. Founded in 1969 with the aim of building an international organization.


Global goals

A uniform brand identity and a common understanding of quality put us in a position to be an adequate partner for our clients, even in cross-border issues.

Together with our PKF member firms, we provide sustainable and reliable services to our clients worldwide to help them realize their strategies.

For our international colleagues, we are the contact partner who advises and supports their clients on the German market. In this way, we support the transfer of knowledge on an international level.

We are directly linked to the continuous development of international standards for governance, accounting, auditing and compliance through our office in London, PKF International Ltd.

Quality standards and Forum of Firms

PKF International is a member of the "Forum of Firms", an organization for international audit networks founded in 2002.

The purpose of the Forum of Firms is to develop and harmonize high quality standards for financial reporting and auditing practices worldwide.

In this way, the networks that provide a  "transnational audit" contribute to the work of IFAC (International Federation of Accountants).

Currently, the "Forum of Firms" has 31 members.

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