Valuation & Advisory’s Machinery & Equipment (M&E) Practice Leader, David Koller, recently interviewed the newest members of his team on changes in the industry, their most interesting assignments, and why Cushman & Wakefield is the right fit for them. This is the third post of a four-part series. View the first and second posts in the series.
WHY IS IT SO CRITICAL TO HAVE THE SUPPORT AND EXPERTISE OF A COMPANY LIKE CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD IN THE VALUATION PROCESS?
Anthony Festa, Director, East Rutherford, NJ: I learned very early on that our platform is unmatched. Period. With the strength of the firm’s name, reputation, and its research capabilities in the industry, I feel that clients requesting our services can sleep well at night knowing that any of their tangible asset needs have been fully and quantifiably addressed – something that’s unparalleled in the industry.
Fernando Sosa, Director, Chicago, IL: Cushman & Wakefield is a well-known brand within the valuation industry, so having that brand support, as well as access to professionals specialized in various industries, and technology is critical when performing appraisals for Machinery & Equipment.
Lee Dorf, Director, Philadelphia, PA: As I mentioned before, there is a lot of scrutiny that follows our appraisals and having the team here with all of our experience certainly should ease any concerns our clients may have.
Next week: Brand, Reputation, Research, and More
David B. Koller, ASA, is the National Practice Leader of Machinery & Equipment in the Valuation & Advisory Group. He has more than 15 years of experience valuing industrial equipment for purposes such as financial reporting, insurance, financing, litigation, and property tax. Mr. Koller has extensive industry experience in agriculture, automotive, broadcast and communications, chemical, energy, entertainment, food production, general manufacturing, health care, hospitality, life science/pharmaceutical, restaurants, and telecommunications. His experience with financial reporting comes from a long list of active clients involved in acquisition and disposition of business entities.