Russell Chapman is a director in the Silicon Valley office. He is part of the Valuation Advisory Services business unit and the Technology Industry practice. Russell has seven years of valuation and financial analysis experience.
Russell has extensive experience in advising and assisting clients within the technology industry with the application of Accounting Standards Codification (“ASC”) 820-Fair Value Measurements, ASC 805, Business Combinations and ASC 350-Goodwill and Other Intangibles. Additionally, Russell has experience assisting global companies with preparation of purchase accounting pursuant to IFRS 3-Business Combinations.
Russell has completed numerous valuation and consulting projects for leading companies in the computer hardware, data storage, internet/e-commerce, clean technology, networking equipment, semiconductor, software, and telecommunications industries and has been directly involved in performing more than 12 significant technology industry business combination purchase price allocation engagements with transaction values ranging from $1 to $12 billion. Further, Russell has performed a number of notable private company stock valuations for clients that have completed the S-1 registration process.
Russell received his Master's in applied economics and finance and his B.A. in economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is a Candidate member of the American Society of Appraisers