As a member of the International Institutions and Donor Assurance department Volker currently delivers professional services to International Funding Institutions. Being an associate member of the German Chamber of Chartered Auditors and a German native speaker he also acts as a point of contact for German businesses seeking our professional services. Volker’s work includes financial and systems audits, performance audits, forensic audits, institutional compliance assessments, organisational and financial due diligences, advice on risk management, governance and audit strategy. He works for the European Commission and it’s Agencies specifically for DG Regional Development, DG Agriculture, DG Energy and Horizon 2020, the European research programme. A particular focus is the international cooperation and development funding where Volker works with a range of governmental organisations including Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), as well as a wide range of non-governmental organisations including charitable (political and religious) foundations.