Andreas ChrysostomouManaging Director, Valuation Advisory at Duff & Phelps, USA
Andreas Chrysostomou is a managing director in the New York office, part of the Valuation Advisory Services business unit and the Duff & Phelps Global Industry Leader for the Healthcare & Life Sciences (“H&LS”) industry group. Andreas has more than 20 years of corporate finance and valuation experience.
Andreas has developed expertise in all areas of business valuations, including the determining of business enterprise value, valuation intangible assets for corporate and individual clients with particular focus on pharmaceutical, biotechnology and specialty chemicals industries. He also has extensive experience in the telecom, consumer product and manufacturing and financial services industries. Andreas’ clients includes some of the largest pharmaceutical, generic biotechnology and life sciences companies, as well as healthcare systems in the United States, Europe and Asia. Andreas has been involved in numerous multi-billion dollar companies and transactions within his industry focus but also worked with numerous mid-size and start-up companies.
Andreas is a member of the Duff & Phelps committee responsible for providing assistance and feedback to the Financial Accounting Standards Board on valuation matters and responded to comments and had discussion with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on valuation issues. Additionally, Andreas has extensive experience in performing valuation under the International Financial Reporting Standards. He has also been a speaker on valuation of intangible assets issues at numerous conferences and has written a number of related papers.
Prior to Duff & Phelps, Andreas was a managing director for Standard & Poor’s Corporate Value Consulting (CVC) for four years. Andreas was also with CVC for five years after spending two years with the Auditing and Business Advisory Services of PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Andreas received his M.B.A. in international corporate finance and investments and his B.B.A. in accounting and operations management from the Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) in New York, a charter global management accountant (CGMA) and also certified by the London Chamber of Commerce in accounting. Andreas is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants including the AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services, passed the test for becoming Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations and is an active member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ International Accounting and Auditing Committee.