Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 08, 2013
Smart Devine (http://www.smartdevine), the full-service accounting, tax and advisory firm, announces today that it has hired Robert Mulhearn as Senior Manager in their Business Valuation Practice. Bob will assist both public and private companies to address the complexities that come with valuation needs in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, goodwill and intangible asset impairment testing, gift and estate tax, ESOPs, succession planning, and business disruption.
Bob is a senior valuation professional with extensive experience performing detailed financial analysis and appraisals including those involving worldwide business enterprises. His expertise includes valuations involving allocation of purchase price, impairment studies for financial reporting, mergers and acquisitions, stock or business valuations, solution of special appraisal problems, valuations of intangible assets for both tax and accounting purposes (ASC 805 and ASC 350), creating budgets and business plans and solvency and fairness opinions.
Bob’s Industry experience includes manufacturing, telecommunications, internet firms, health care/pharmaceuticals, software providers, security monitoring, education, retail steel, electric power, financial services, gaming and others.
Prior to joining Smart Devine, Bob was President of Providence Valuation LLC and was a Vice President and Director at Marshall & Stevens Inc.
“Bob brings excellent senior advisor valuation credentials to Smart Devine’s business valuation practice. His knowledge in valuation across a broad range of industries offers a valuable resource to company leaders,” said Jim Smart, CEO of Smart Devine.
Bob earned his MBA in Finance from St. Joseph’s University and holds a BA in Psychology from Villanova University. Bob is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a member of the CFA Institute and the Philopatrian Literary Institute.
Smart Devine, is headquartered in Philadelphia and provides a full range of accounting, advisory, tax and investigative forensic accounting services to companies across a variety of industries.