Mr. Johnson has more than 20 years of financial and valuation advisory experience. This experience includes providing fairness and solvency opinions as well as considerable experience conducting valuations for M&A, investment, financial reporting, tax and litigation purposes. Mr. Johnson also has significant experience serving private equity clients and private equity portfolio companies. He has worked with such well known firms as Accel-KKR, Altamont Capital Partners, Francisco Partners, Golden Gate Capital, Leonard Green & Partners, Vector Capital and Vista Equity Partners.
Prior to joining VRC, Mr. Johnson held positions with Arthur Andersen, Merrill Lynch and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Johnson holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV). Mr. Johnson is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society San Francisco. He is also a member of the American Society of Appraisers.
Mr. Johnson holds degrees from Brigham Young University in Accounting and Mandarin Chinese.