Partner, Deal Advisory, Valuations
KPMG in Canada
Derek specializes in the area of valuations and financial modeling. In this role, he has prepared numerous valuations for the purposes of acquisitions, divestitures, tax structuring, corporate restructuring, executive compensation plans, and financial reporting. In addition, Derek has prepared financial models for clients for valuation and/or deal assessment. Derek regularly presents on valuation topics. Derek is also a guest lecturer at the Schulich Mining MBA at York University. He is also a member of a re-constituted CIMVal committee to review previously-issued standards for mining valuations. In addition, Derek has also appeared as an expert witness before the Ontario Court and also the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), and has acted as valuator in an arbitration proceeding.
Hons. B.Comm., McMaster University
CBV, Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators