Dr. Christoph Küppers

Dr. Christoph Küppers


Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 211 13 68 523

Fax +49 211 13 68 100

LanguagesEnglish, Dutch, German

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Christoph Küppers focuses on all tax and accounting aspects of acquisition and group restructurings, including in a cross-border context, and on all tax and accounting aspects associated with insurance and reinsurance products. He also advises on the full range of regulatory matters affecting the insurance industry. Christoph advises clients from the financial industry sector (insurance and reinsurance companies, pension funds, banks, private equity houses), concentrating on insurance and reinsurance companies conducting business in Europe. Christoph is qualified as an MBA (Dipl. Kfm.), Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt), Certified Tax Advisor (Steuerberater), and Chartered Accountant (Wirtschaftsprüfer).

Christoph joined the firm in 2001; from January 2009 to June 2014, he was Regional Managing Partner Continental Europe and accordingly a member of the Firm's International Management Committee. Since July 2014 he has been the Global Head of the Firm's Insurance Sector Group. Prior to joining the firm, Christoph worked for two international tax accounting firms for nine years; from 1994 to 2001 he was with KPMG (the last three years of which as partner).

Awards and recognitions


Global Leader, Recommended, Insurance & Reinsurance
Who's Who Legal


Insurance: Advice to Insurers
Legal 500 EMEA


Thought Leaders, Insurance & Reinsurance
Who's Who Legal

Education and admissions


Chartered Accountant, Ministry of Finance NRW, Dusseldorf, 2001

Tax Advisor, Ministry of Economics NRW, Dusseldorf, 1996

Dr. iur., University of Cologne, 1993

Second State Exam in Law, Higher Regional Court of Cologne, 1992

Dipl.-Kfm., University of Cologne, 1990

First State Exam in Law, University of Cologne, 1987

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