Schnorbus Helmhold Wardemann 


Izumi Tanaka
Tax Advisor

Phone: 02131/9242-42
Fax: 02131/9242-11

Academic studies and professional qualification:

  • Bachelor of Science (Physics) (1974)
  • Master of Business Administration (1992)
  • Tax Advisor (1996)

Career development:

  • 1974-1975 Technical employee with Rheon Automatic Machinery Co.,Ltd., Japa
  • 1975-1985 Assignment to Rheon Automatic Machinery GmbH, Düsseldorf, thereof two years in the representative office in Vienna, Austria
  • 1985-1992 Various professions and academic studies of business administration at the Universitity "Gesamthochschule Essen"
  • 1988-1997 Employee and Manager with Ernst & Whinney (later Ernst & Young), Düsseldorf
  • 1997-2002 Senior Manager and Partner with Arthur Andersen, Düsseldorf
  • 2002-2009 Partner with KPMG, Düsseldorf
  • 2009-2012 Self-employed Tax Advisor
  • 05/2012- Joining the partnership "Schnorbus Helmhold Wardemann", Neuss

Professional experience:

  • Various technical and commercial as well as executive positions in a Japanese company in Düsseldorf
  • Various short and self-employed professions for example as interpreter, tour guide, foreign trade manager, service provider
  • Accounting, business and tax consulting, tax returns
  • Consulting for Japanese companies in Germany
  • Support of tax audit and M&A projects


  • Japanese (native speaker)
  • German and English

Schnorbus Helmhold Wardemann • Kanalstr. 2 • 41460 Neuss
Phone: 02131/9242-0 • Fax: 02131/9242-11 •