Who Should Attend
This web seminar is ideal for the business valuation professionals, Certified Valuation Analysts, investors, corporate finance consultants, controllers, analysts etc.
How You Will Benefit
After completing this web seminar, attendees will be able to apply proper fundamental analysis techniques to different start-up cases, to approach the valuation problem by use of appropriate techniques and to deal with the often huge uncertainty that exists in early stage business models.
Description of the Web Seminar
Valuation of innovative business ideas has become more and more relevant in recent years. Digitalisation, big data and new technological advances have not only led to a rise in new business ventures but also triggered many of the old brick-and-mortar companies to reinvent themselves. For valuation expert the challenges are usually quite high: such valuation cases usually show no history, no visibility and no good comparable situations.
In this webseminar a deeper insight into necessary analytical steps, common techniques and approaches to the valuation of start-up companies and innovative business models is given, in order to prepare the valuation expert for such situations.
- Basics of Analysing Start-Up Companies
- Specific Challenges in Understanding young business models (drivers, failures)
- Approaching data-driven businesses
- Valuation techniques, approaches and special cases
- Typical pitfalls in valuing start-up companies
- Discussion (your questions to the speaker)
Prof. Dr. Matthias Meitner, CFA
- Managing Partner at VALUESQUE
- Professor for Finance, Accounting & Business Valuation, International School of Management (ISM)
- Chair of the Centre for Business Values, International School of Management (ISM)
- Heading the Expert Network „Equity Valuation and Analysis“ of the CFA Society Germany.
- Member of the Capital Market Advisory Committee (CMAC) of the IFRS Foundation
- Member of the EU-linked European Financial Reporting Advisoy Group (EFRAG) User Panel
After his Studies of Business Administration at Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg, Matthias worked between 2002 und 2005 at the Centre For European Economic Research (Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW)) in Mannheim/Germany in the Finance Department. As part of his job he performed practice-relevant Research on Business Valuation and corporate finance topics.
In 2005 he received a doctoral (PhD) Degree for his Dissertation „The Market Approach to Comparable Company Valuation“, supervised by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gerke.
Between 2005 and 2008 Matthias was employed in the Industrials Holdings Department of Allianz SE where he was in charge for valuation topics, support of supervisory mandates of Allianz-Managers and the Management of long-term Equity Holdings of Allianz.
Between 2008 and 2015 he served as an Equity Investment and Portfolio Manager at Allianz Global Investors GmbH, following a deep fundamental and Valuation-driven Approach. Just before leaving Allianz in 2015, he oversaw and managed a Portfolio of more than 300 mio Euros AUM with a clear single-Investment, Valuation-driven Focus.
In 2015 Matthias Meitner founded VALUESQUE in order to better service Clients’ Requirements for increasing economic Content and fundamental Quality in Business Valuations. Also since 2015, Matthias has been holding a Chair of Business Valuation at the International School of Management (ISM) in Munich.
Matthias is CFA-Charterholder, is heading the Expert Network “Equity Valuation and Analysis” of the CFA Society Germany and is an Academic Member of the European Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts EACVA.
- € 120 (€ 142,80 incl. 19% VAT) for EACVA members
- € 150 (€ 178,50 incl. 19% VAT) for guests
Registration fee includes the web seminar materials in PDF format.
Conditions of Participation
Web Seminar Date: Tuesday, 26 October 2021
14:00 - 16:15 (CET)
(2 hours of continuing education credit / 2,5 CPE for the CVA recertification)
Once you have completed your registration, you will receive your registration confirmation by email. You will receive the Zoom Link and the web seminar materials at the email address that is provided in your registration one day prior to the web seminar date.
The web seminar will be held via the Zoom platform.
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