Georg H. Jeitler is a partner at Grant Thornton Austria in the field of Advisory and Forensic Services. He has been active in corporate consultancy for more than 20 years and has realized national and international projects in various industries as well as in the public sector. He focuses on strategic issues, the optimization of compliance systems and anti-fraud as well as anti-corruption.
Georg H. Jeitler heads the forensic practice in Austria, which includes forensic investigations as well as digital forensics.
As a forensic expert and specialist for investigation of fraudulent activities like fictitious services, he regularly is appointed by courts and public prosecutors' offices in large-scale corporate fraud and corruption cases and conducts internal investigations for the private sector. He is a publicly appointed, sworn and court-certified expert witness for business consultancy, corporate management, company valuation and costing, as well as for copyright, media and business communications. As a speaker, he covers topics of white-collar crime, compliance and over-regulation in the field of compliance systems. A further specific area of his focus is intellectual property rights management, also in the context of blockchain and NFTs.
Georg H. Jeitler publishes on business forensics and is a lecturer at several universities. He is a graduate of an MBA programme in Management Consultancy and holds a Master's degree in Communication Sciences from the University of Vienna. Georg H. Jeitler is member of the Austrian Court Experts’ Association, senate member on expert witness certifications and founding member of a white-collar crime investigation specialists network.
Georg H. Jeitler is managing director of Grant Thornton Austria Advisory GmbH.
- Sworn and court-certified expert
- Certified Management Consultant (CMC)
- Certified Compliance Officer
- Trained in ISO 20700 (Guidelines for Management Consultancy Services)
- Languages: English, German