Valuation and consulting for financial reporting, federal, state and local tax, investment and risk management purposes.Valuation Advisory
Aviral Jain is the co-head and managing director in the Restructuring Advisory Services practice and serves as the city leader for Duff & Phelps’ New Delhi office.
Aviral joined Duff & Phelps through the firm’s acquisition of American Appraisal. He is a financial advisory professional with more than 12 years of experience in valuation, corporate finance and restructuring mandates. His experience includes valuation of business enterprises, intangible assets including intellectual property, and financial instruments. He has performed numerous valuations for M&A transactions, restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy, disputes & litigation, financial reporting, and tax purposes. He has also advised clients on several domestic and cross-border acquisitions and transactions involving private placement of equity. Prior to Duff & Phelps, Aviral worked with the Corporate Finance practice of KPMG and was responsible for the management of the firm’s valuation practise in North India. He has also worked with the Financial Advisory Services practice of Deloitte.
He has been a speaker at several events organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), ASSOCHAM and VC Circle. Additionally, he is regularly quoted by the financial press on valuation-related matters, and his research on valuation of technology start-ups has been featured in various publications. He also authors the study on Celebrity Brand Valuations, our annual thought leadership publication, which has found its coverage in some of the leading financial newspapers in India.
Aviral received his Master’s in Business Administration in Finance from Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, and his undergraduate degree in commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society of India. He is also a member of RICS and various esteemed committees like the FICCI's Stressed Asset Committee, CII National Committee on Regulatory Affairs and CII National Committee of Intellectual Property and holds FINRA Foreign Affiliate certification.
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Following an accelerated M&A process, Duff & Phelps sold the business and assets to Reynolds Catering Supplies Limited in a transaction which preserved the jobs of all 62 staff.