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Experience

Delphi’s valuation professionals have been involved in over 2,500 valuation engagements in diverse industries. These engagements include full scope appraisals, valuation calculations, consultations, and litigation support matters. On a larger scale, we have valued divisions of large publicly traded companies, closely held multinationals, major medical institutions, etc. On a smaller scale, we have valued hi-tech and biotech start-up companies, “mom & pop” bookstores, restaurants, landscaping companies, etc. The following is a sample of the types of businesses and assets we have valued:

Closely-Held Businesses and Professional Service Firms

We have valued a wide range of closely held businesses and professional service firms in over 100 different industries within the following general industry segments, among others:

  • Architecture and Engineering
  • Biotechnology / Life Sciences
  • Communications Equipment
  • Construction
  • Consulting / Professional Services
  • Distribution / Wholesale
  • E-Commerce
  • Employment agencies
  • Health care
  • Information and Technology
  • Investment Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Printing and Publishing
  • Real estate holdings
  • Restaurants and Catering
  • Retail establishments
  • Software development
  • Transportation

Intangible Assets

In addition to the business valuation engagements we have undertaken in the above-mentioned industries, we have valued a wide range of intangible assets, including:

  • Assembled workforce
  • Brand Names
  • Computer software
  • Customer lists
  • Databases
  • Employment contracts
  • Existing technology
  • Franchise Agreements
  • In-process R&D
  • Internet domain names
  • Licensing agreements
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Order backlog
  • Patented technology
  • Patents
  • Patient lists
  • Royalty agreements
  • Standard operating procedures
  • Trademarks / Trade names
  • Unpatented technology

Other Specialized Valuation Services

We have also provided other specialized services involving the valuation of:

  • Fairness Opinions
  • Family limited partnerships
  • Family LLCs
  • Notes receivable
  • Preferred stock
  • Stock options
  • Undivided interests
  • Warrants

Geographic Span

Although located in New England, Delphi values companies throughout the U.S. and internationally. Delphi’s team has valued companies in 30 states, 5 Canadian provinces, and the following 18 countries outside the U.S. and Canada: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Britain, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, New Zealand, Panama, Poland, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, and Switzerland.