Mr. Patel specializes in valuations of business enterprises as well as a wide array of securities in the capital structure. He also belongs to VRC’s Portfolio Valuation practice, fulfilling the valuation needs of hedge funds, private equity funds, business development companies and other investors.
Prior to joining Valuation Research, Mr. Patel was involved in the restaurant business as an owner/franchisee.
Mr. Patel holds the designation of chartered financial analyst (CFA). He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance along with a minor in economics from Pennsylvania State University. In addition, he is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA).