Matthew Katzeff Joins Albeck as Managing Director and Head of Global Strategy
In addition to Albeck's traditional financial reporting and SEC compliance services, Matthew Katzeff's vast strategic advisory and valuation experience by which he has closed over $22 billion in transactions now enables Albeck to also provide sophisticated strategic advisory and M&A services, as well as valuation, fairness opinion, due diligence, and expert witness services across a wide breadth of situations and asset classes, including intellectual property, on a truly global basis.
Since his tenure at The Blackstone Group, Mr. Katzeff was a member of the M&A teams at SBC Warburg Dillon Read (currently UBS), Credit Suisse First Boston and Peter J. Solomon Company. Mr. Katzeff then became a Vice President with North Atlantic Trading Company, focusing on the sourcing and execution of both stand-alone and "bolt-on" private equity investments, primarily within the consumer products sector. Mr. Katzeff then became a Managing Director with J Giordano Securities Group, then Head of M&A and Managing Director at Ashir Group, at which he predominantly focused on Chinese companies requiring strategic advisory or capital markets services, then Managing Director and Head of North America of Stratiqa, a global M&A advisory and valuation practice, in which he predominantly focused upon the execution of strategic advisory assignments as well as fairness opinions and other valuations for companies with traditional asset classes as well as intellectual property.
Sectors in which Mr. Katzeff has operated include technology, media, telecommunications, consumer products, retail, green technology, business process outsourcing ("BPO"), teleservices, IT services, aerospace & defense, healthcare, oil & gas, building materials, gaming, enterprise software, financial institutions, natural resources, alternative fuels, real estate, lodging, and general industrial & manufacturing, in addition to a strong focus on intellectual property. Christy Albeck, CEO of Albeck stated "In addition to Matthew's substantial domestic and global experience, I am confident that our clients will benefit from his significant experience with Chinese companies who wish to access the American capital markets or require other US investment banking, valuation or advisory services, such as M&A."
Albeck's Global Strategic Advisory, M&A and Valuation Group
Albeck's Global Strategic Advisory, M&A and Valuation Group is a global consulting and valuation practice that provides objective and sophisticated valuation as well as financial and strategic advisory and M&A advisory services to public and private companies of all sizes for a variety of purposes.
Services include M&A advisory, fairness opinions and other valuations, intellectual property valuation and strategic advisory, due diligence, transaction and financial advisory, financial modeling, expert witness opinions, solvency opinions, goodwill impairment, purchase price allocation, valuation for financial reporting purposes, ESOPs, estate, tax and gift, 409A valuations, valuations of complex equity, debt, convertible and derivative securities, as well as real estate, including mark to market, and other valuation services.
About Albeck Financial Services, Inc.
Albeck provides financial reporting expertise and specialized transactional services to small- to mid-cap companies, to help issuers meet regulatory requirements and to assist with their technical needs. Albeck prepares clients for the financial reporting challenges and opportunities that regulatory bodies and the marketplace present. Albeck's services include but are not limited to: PBC and Supporting Schedule Development, Financial Reporting Preparation, Valuation Services, IPO/APO/Transactions, Due Diligence for Mergers & Acquisitions, Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance, Tax Services, Outsourced CFO & Controller Services and Back-office Accounting and Bookkeeping. Albeck Financial has over 30 years of financial consulting expertise.