Rob is a director at American Appraisal, a division of Duff & Phelps, in the Real Estate Services Group. His experience includes valuation of investment real estate; user-based, specialized real estate; and real estate-related enterprises. He has appraised property in many U.S. states and has served on international assignments as well.
Rob has substantial experience with valuations for international as well as U.S. financial accounting purposes including those in accordance with FASB ASC Topics 350, 360, 805, and 820. Properties he has appraised include gaming facilities, lodging, ports, recreational, institutional, oil & gas, chemical, steel, and general manufacturing. Appraisal purposes have included property tax, financial reporting, financing, purchase or sale, insurance, fair rental, tax reporting, condemnation, and donation.
Rob also performs advisory services including buy/sell advisory, appraisal review, market research, appraisal management, and offer/option analysis. He also provided expert opinion and testimony “In the Matter to Establish the Option Purchase Price for the Newport RDF [refuse-derived fuel] Facility Between: Ramsey and Washington Counties [MN] and Resource Recovery Technologies, LLC.”
Rob joined American Appraisal in 1991 and has held various positions, including three years as the manager of real estate valuation and consulting activities in central Europe.
He received a B.A. in business administration – finance and investment banking/management administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers.