With more than 24 years of experience in the financial valuation industry, Mr. Liakopoulos specializes in in the valuation of income-producing capital assets for sale/leaseback transactions, tax leases and synthetic leases, lease portfolio reviews, project financing and end of lease negotiations.
He has also performed valuations for financial reporting purposes, including fairness/solvency opinions, estate/gift planning, intellectual property (IP) and intangible asset valuations, recapitalizations (mergers, acquisitions, divestitures) and corporate bankruptcies. He has also performed valuations for other specialty appraisals such as shareholder disputes, stock option, warrant analyses, etc.
Mr. Liakopoulos has experience valuing a wide variety of assets from various industries. He specializes in energy, manufacturing, transportation (maritime, heavy and light rail and bus), chemicals, as well as business services.
Mr. Liakopoulos’ prior experience includes senior analytical and managerial positions in financial valuation and consulting groups including Mesirow Financial Consulting, Accuval Associates, Navigant Consulting, American Appraisal Associates and Marshall & Stevens Incorporated.
Mr. Liakopoulos earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from DePaul University, Summa Cum Laude.