Markus Heibling is a Partner at BDO and a Member of its Senior Management. He has been the Head of Accounting Services division since 1 January 2009.
Markus Helbling joined BDO in 1986 and became a Member of Management of Zurich-Eastern Switzerland Region. From 1994 onwards, he headed up the Accounting department in Zurich. He was also Head of the Zurich region’s ABACUS group from 1997 to 2007.
Markus Helbling completed a commercial apprenticeship before passing the professional examination for book-keepers in 1988. Between 1988 and 1990, he trained and then qualified as a certified expert in Accounting and Controlling.
Among his other responsibilities, he continues to play a major part in developing the «Internet Accountant», a web-based book-keeping and administration solution aimed at SMEs.
Markus Helbling advises small and medium-sized enterprises, especially on succession planning, restructuring, and the design and rollout of management systems, assisting them with set-ups and advising on accounting matters, ABACUS, tax, marriage, and inheritance and acting as an executor of probate. He chairs a number of Boards of Directors and sits on others.