PJ Patel and Dwight Grant to Co-chair Inaugural ASA Complex Securities Conference

By: Amir Alerasoul | Dwight Grant | PJ Patel

New York (March 22, 2021) Valuation Research Corporation (VRC), a leading global provider of independent valuation support and advisory services, announced that Co-CEO PJ Patel and Senior Advisor Dwight Grant will be co-chairs of the inaugural American Society Appraisers Complex Securities Virtual Conference. Amir Alerasol, senior vice president, will also be presenting.

The May 20 event will feature presentations from nationally recognized speakers who are leaders in the securities industry and will cover a range of topics, including SPACs, contingent consideration, and volatility. The conference is focused on the needs of valuation and accounting professionals involved in the development and audit and complex securities estimates. Professionals can immediately employ the technical or business management insights at their practice. The conference will run from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EDT.

Grant, a complex securities expert, will co-chair and give a presentation about NFL contracts. His work is informed by 30 years of academic research and 11 years of practice at a multinational valuation firm and PwC, with a focus on the valuation of complex securities. His session will take place from 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. EDT.

Alerasoul, who specializes in the valuation of stock compensation, options, derivatives, and complex securities, will present on volatility. The session will run from 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. EDT.

Further information about the event and registration can be found here.

About VRC

Valuation Research Corporation is a full-service, independent, global valuation firm. Since 1975, our network of over 1,300 valuation professionals, which includes VRC’s 160+ U.S.-based colleagues, has provided objective, supportable conclusions of value to domestic and international clients. VRC has locations in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Milwaukee, New York, Princeton, San Francisco, and Tampa; as well as international member firms operating as VRG in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Singapore, Spain, and the United Kingdom.