Tjeerd Krol is a Managing Director with Duff & Phelps in Amsterdam in the Disputes and Investigations practice. He brings 20 years of professional experience both in audit as well as in financial investigations, financial reporting and compliance consulting services.
Mr. Krol's primary areas of concentration are various types of damage calculations, such as follow on claims, commercial damages claims, minority interest valuations, as well as various types of accounting irregularities - such as financial statement restatements - , accounting reconstructions, the inability to meet internal, external or regulatory reporting / audit deadlines and / or questionable financial transactions.
He also focuses on litigation support involving various financial and accounting issues, including, business interruption claims, financial compliance with contracts and matters involving the application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS). His experience includes consulting to clients facing accounting irregularities, financial statement restatements, securities litigation claims, SEC or other regulatory inquiries / investigations.
Tjeerd spent 11 years with Deloitte, where he served as (audit) partner for several clients ranging from medium-sized to international (listed) companies, up until 2011. Furthermore, he consulted supervisory boards and management on several issues such as strategy, risk management, compliance and regulatory issues and business valuation. Tjeerd spent nearly 5 years at Alvarez & Marsal Global Forensic & Dispute Services, being jointly responsible for setting up the practice in Amsterdam and Brussels.
Tjeerd earned a bachelor's degree in technology management from the Noordelijke Hogeschool Leeuwarden, as well as a master's degree in business administration and accountancy from the University of Groningen. He also holds a postgraduate degree in auditing (CPA) from the University of Groningen, as well as a postgraduate degree in forensic accounting from the Nyenrode University and University of Leiden. Tjeerd is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Dutch Institute for Chartered Accountants (NIVRA).