Daniel Wiegand


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  • SPD
  • DRSC
  • BDVB
  • Alumni Wirtschaftsjuristen Uni Siegen
  • Freundeskreis Wirtschaftsrecht


Management Consultant ● Finance ● Strategy ● Operations ● Technology

Highly analytically skilled management consultant with proven ability to lead complex projects and to succeed in a fast changing and emergency like working environment. Offering broad expertise in bank management, investment products, accounting, risk management and IT integrations. Experience with project management (supervising a staff of 12 and administering a €2 million budget), business development and overseeing, auditing and testing company-wide implementations. Awarded for outstanding performance by the CEO of BearingPoint.

Bank Strategy ∙ IFRS 9 ∙ Financial Instruments ∙ IAS/US-GAAP/HGB ∙ Hedge Strategies ∙ SAP ∙ Valuation Methods ∙ Controlling ∙ Performance Ratio Improvement ∙ Quality Assurance ∙ Process Management/Restructuring ∙ Internal Systems and Controls ∙ Quality/Fast Close ∙ Taxes

Work History

Work History
Feb 2007 - Present

Accounting, Finance, IT

Daniel Wiegand
Advisory services for CFOs and division managers in matters of bank strategy, accounting and risk management. Technical lead in several projects concerning accounting and valuating of complex financial instruments. Coordination and quality assurance during the preparation of annual statements at German banks and during system integrations. ·Successfully building up relationships to new clients and acquiring projects at well-known German banks. ·Responsible for the design and implementation of hedge accounting processes and IT systems. ·Coordination of the preparation of different IFRS annual statements. ·Responsible for the quality assurance of the implementation of the SAP Balance Analyzer. ·Responsible for quality assurance of the implementation of a hedge management system. ·Evaluation of fair values of different complex financial instruments during purchase price allocations. ·Design of technical and IT requirements for the link-up of an hedge management system to the SAP balance analyzer.
Nov 2006 - Jan 2007

Senior Consultant Financial Accounting

FGS Flick Gocke Schaumburg

Served as senior expert and business developer for international accounting of complex financial instruments and hedge accounting.

·Successfully building up relationships to new clients and tapping new business fields.

·Acquisition of two accounting/implementation projects at major German.

·Recognized as central contact for accounting of complex financial instruments and valuation.

Apr 2004 - Oct 2006

Management Consultant Financial Services

BearingPoint GmbH

Served as implementation oriented management consultant and project manager during complex accounting issues, process restructuring and IT systems implementations. Supervised staff of 12 and administered €2 million budget.

Sub-project lead during the implementation of IFRS accounting software at a well-known German bank.

Project lead during the improvement of the Hedge Accounting at a well-known German bank.

Pivotal support during project acquisitions in the area of international accounting and system implementations.

Coaching, guiding and supporting of client's co-workers during the preparation of IFRS annual statements.

Recognized as central contact for the German, Austrian and Swiss region for the accounting of complex financial instruments and hedge accounting.

Awarded by the CEO for outstanding performance in a highly complex project environment.

Sep 2003 - Mar 2004

Quality Manager


Served as project manager for the integration of a quality management system.

Redesign and aligning existing processes in accordance to ISO 9001:2000.

Successful audit of the implemented quality management system.


Nov 2008 - Present

Executive MBA

Instituto de Empresa

International Executive MBA

Focus on Strategy and Entrepreneurship. Rank five in the worldwide EMBA ranking of the Financial Times 2009. The studies are conducted part-time.

Apr 2000 - Sep 2003

Business Jurist

University of Siegen

Study of German and European business law at the university of Siegen. Master as business jurist.

Graduation with honors (B, 2.3). Third best of class. Best diploma thesis (A, 1.3) of class.

Main focus: international accounting and auditing; international private law.



MS Project

MS Visio

MS Office

Sensitivity and Scenario Analysis

Bank Management

Process Management

fast close, smart close, organization, IT-optimizing


key indicators’ analysis, performance measurement and controlling


Balance Analyzer, SEM, MARK, Fi, CO, MARK, CML

Valuation (discounted cash flow, black scholes)

Accounting of Financial Instruments

Derivatives/Exotics, Bonds, Foreign Currency, Deferred Taxes

Hedge Accounting

strategies for hedge accounting; implementation of micro-, portfolio- and macromodels.



TOEIC 955 of 990 points.