Valuation Research Corporation (VRC), a leading global provider of independent valuation support and advisory services, is pleased to welcome eight professionals in Boston, New York, Princeton and San Francisco.
Sarit Rapport, ASA – Rapport joined VRC’s New York office as Vice President. Before VRC, she was with Lincoln International LLC, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, LLP, J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc., and Arimax Financial Advisors Inc. She received an MBA from the University of Rochester and a Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University.
Jeff Dugo – Dugo joined VRC’s San Francisco office as a Senior Appraiser, Machinery & Equipment. Prior to VRC, he was with KPMG, Duff and Phelps, American Appraisal Associates and Axceler Software Company. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from California State University Stanislaus.
Nate Cassani – Cassani joined VRC’s Boston office as an Associate. Prior to VRC, he was with STEER Partners and interned with Boardwalk Capital and UBS Private Wealth Management. He received a Bachelor of Finance from Loyola University of Maryland.
Mason Escherich – Escherich joined VRC’s San Francisco office as an Analyst. He completed his Master of Science in Finance from Santa Clara University in December 2019. Prior to returning to school, he worked as a staff engineer at Aragon Geotechnical and Geosyntec Consultants. He also served in the United States Marine Corps after completing a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.
Alexander Fratti – Fratti joined VRC’s Princeton office as an Associate. Prior to VRC, he was with Quantico Asset Management and SEI Investments. He received a Master of Science in Finance from Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Biology from Pennsylvania State University. He completed all three levels of the CFA program.
William Greenfield – Greenfield joined VRC’s Princeton office as an Analyst. Prior to VRC, he interned with PNC Financial Services Group. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a level II candidate in the CFA program.
Nicholas Klass – Klass joined VRC’s Princeton office as an Analyst. Before VRC, he was with Murray Devine & Co. and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., and he interned with FinPro Capital Advisors. He received a Master of Science in Finance from Temple University and a Bachelor of Arts from Villanova. He is a level II candidate in the CFA program.
Sean McIver – McIver joined VRC’s Boston office as an Associate. He completed an MBA in Finance and a Master of Arts in Economics from Boston University. Before returning to school, he was with US Bank and Adelson Strategies. He received a Bachelor of Science in finance from Plymouth State University. He is a level III candidate in the CFA program.
“We continue to be a destination for valuation professionals,” said PJ Patel, Co-CEO and Senior Managing Director of VRC. “We enter 2020 with significant new talent and we look forward to all of their contributions.”