Representative International Client Engagements

 

We are proud to share a list of completed engagements and thank our clients for allowing us to serve their needs.

Financial Reporting Valuation

Valuation of custom transformers and coil facility located at Actown in Mexico for financial reporting purposes.

Financial Reporting Valuation

Valuation of a bank headquartered in Austria, operating through six subsidiary financial institutions with its core business in Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Serbia, and Montenegro for financial reporting.

Real and Personal Property Valuation

La Roche Industries (now Airgas) asset appraisal of chemical plants for financing purposes. (Germany, France)

Purchase Price Allocation

For the acquisition of Shanghai-based water treatment business of Tianlong Holding Co., Ltd.

Tangible Asset Valuation

Valuation of the Panama Canal as a supportable basis of value for future canal expansion by the Autoridad del Canal de Panama (ACP).

Valuation for Tax Reporting

Valuation of BP’s interest in one of the world’s largest liquefied natural gas projects based in Australia for Australian taxation purposes.

Real and Personal Property Valuation

Valuation of buildings, M&E, and land use rights for certain China operations for Bama Companies, Inc. for US GAAP purposes.

Acquisition

Work for this Chinese State investment enterprise included verification of Internal Rates of Return, Equity Returns, and analysis of business plans in respect of acquisitions in Europe.

Purchase Price Allocation

For the acquisition of Servico Pan Americano de Proteccion SA de CV, Mexico.

Valuation

Independent valuation advice to Brookfield Infrastructure in order to assist the board in assessing whether or not to participate in a capital raising for its investment in an Australian recycled water and energy business.

Acquisition

Acquisition of Cereol S.A. (Paris, France) with assets in 11 European countries including France, Spain, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, the US, and Canada.

Acquisition

Acquisition of Cerestar (France, Germany, Italy). Acquisition of OCG Cacao S.A. facilities in France, Belgium, and the UK.

Valuation for Tax and Book Reporting

Valuation of edible oil refining facilities in India for tax and book reporting purposes.

Valuation for Tax and Book Reporting

Valuation of IMC Global potash mining equipment in Canada for tax and book reporting purposes.

Purchase Price Allocation

Purchase price allocation in relation to the acquisition of US operations of Travelex Insurance Services Inc. by Australian insurer, Cover More, for Australian financial reporting and US tax purposes.

Purchase Price Allocation

Purchase price allocation to Australian subsidiaries of Hong Kong-listed, CKI Infrastructure, in relation to its acquisitions of Australian-listed, DUET Group & Granger Energy Services, based in the US, for Australian financial reporting purposes.

Intellectual Property Valuation

Valuation of intellectual property for tax purposes. The Dutch company originated in Chile and is a leader in water treatment processes.

Complex Securities Valuation

Valuation of Visa Inc. Series B Convertible Participating Preferred Stock for Elavon Financial Services DAC, a division of a US bank, to establish market value to set the price at which to transfer shares to the parent company.

Expert's Report | Fairness Opinion

Independent expert’s report (similar to a fairness opinion) in relation to a loan conversion and share placement for Elk Petroleum, an Australian-listed oil & gas company with assets predominantly in the US.

Acquisition

Acquisition of Beijaert Holdings bv, Retsch bv, and Emergo bv (Netherlands).

Financial Reporting Valuation

Valuation of Rietschle Thomas Industries in Germany for financial reporting purposes.

Financial Reporting Valuation

Valuation of steel mill assets in Whitby, Ontario (Canada) for financial reporting purposes.

Purchase Price Allocation

Purchase price allocation for the acquisition of Hayward Industries, Inc. (Europe, China, Australia, US)

Restructuring

Restructuring of 27 entities including Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Belgium, and Italy.

Valuation for Tax Reporting

Valuation of various European subsidiary companies based in Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, and Germany for tax purposes following a Group reorganization.

Expert Witness Valuation

Expert witness valuation and royalties damages assessment for the Hong Kong High Court concerning the trademark and brand of Itamae Sushi and image right of Mr. Cheng.

Acquisition

Kraft Foods, Inc. (now KraftHeinz) acquisition of Group Danone biscuit business. (Europe, Africa, Asia)

Real and Personal Property Valuation

Kraft Foods, Inc. (now KraftHeinz) acquisition of Group Danone biscuit business including all real property and personal property in 16 countries throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Financial Reporting Valuation

Several valuations of pharmaceutical portfolios acquired in the US by Australian-listed pharmaceutical company, Mayne Pharma, for financial reporting purposes.

Valuation

Valuation of operations in France, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Brussels, Germany, and Spain.

Valuation

Appraisal of NMHG Maurities (China), and appraisal of Australian subsidiaries.

Restructuring

Restructuring of 27 entities including Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Belgium, and Italy.

Real and Personal Property Valuation

Appraisal of M&E and real estate appraisal of the different quarries in the Argentine Patagonia and central processing plant. Also completed a reserves estimation and business valuation for possible sale.

Expert's Report | Fairness Opinion

Independent expert’s report (fairness opinion) in relation to a share restructure of Pacific Current Group, involving US fund manager, Northern Lights Capital.

Purchase Price Allocation

Purchase price allocation and transaction support valuation advice related to a number of US acquisitions.

Purchase Price Allocation

Purchase price allocation for a reverse acquisition considering identified intangible assets in this specialist printing technology group with operations in France, the US, and China.

Royalty Rate/License Fee

Support for royalty rate/license fee to be charged to certain non-US subsidiaries. (Germany, UK)

Valuations for Tax Restructuring

Business entity valuations for European and Mexican (Frito-Lay) tax restructuring.

Acquisition

Acquisitions of Papastratos Cigarette Manufacturing Company S.A. (Greece) and DIN (Serbia).

Valuation

Valuation of acquired assets in Australia.

Merger

Pre-close valuation support for the merger of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG. (US, Germany)

Complex Securities Valuation

Valuation of various subordinated debt instruments issued by infrastructure companies in the UK and Europe for Australian financial reporting and unit pricing purposes.

Intellectual Property Valuation

Valuation and royalty rate appraisal of businesses, brands, and intellectual property worldwide for tax purposes in connection with internal reorganizations.

Valuation and Expert Witness Testimony

Valuation and expert witness testimony in High Court for this Canadian-based company in a dispute with its UK-based distribution agency. Sanyou is 100% owned by a Chinese manufacturer.

Acquisition | Valuation for Tax Reporting

Several US acquisitions, FIRPTA, and German tax issues.

Valuation for Tax Reporting

Valuation of interests in pictures, related business, and merchandising for investment and tax purposes.

Valuation for Tax Reporting

Legal entity valuations in support of internal management tax planning. (Germany, Australia)

Valuation

Valuation work relating to SAP planning/installation. (Spain)

Valuation for Tax Reporting

Valuation of interests in pictures, related business, and merchandising for investment and tax purposes.

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