Dean is an Associate with experience in financial and valuation analysis, cash flow and financial modeling, audit and accounting, financial statement reporting and business and investment assessments for a variety of investments throughout a company’s capital structure including fixed income, equity, and hybrid investments.
Dean has experience developing, enhancing, and proofing trading comparable, three statement discounted cash flow, option pricing, common stock equivalent and comparative transaction models. Dean has worked with portfolio managers and asset management professionals on company capital structures, security rights and business and industry specific factors to develop appropriate valuation techniques and analysis in accordance with rules and guidelines set forth by the AIPCA and International Private Equity and Venture Capital regulatory bodies.
Dean has organized and facilitated calls with deal team professionals, management at portfolio companies, and valuation and audit committees to review and assess portfolio companies’ current and future operating targets, key performance indicators, and potential liquidity and business risks. Dean has experience tracking investments and their financial performance over their investment holding period and has experience reviewing potential exit and restructurings transactions and their impact on client specific returns.
Prior to joining Mackinac Partners, Dean served as a Private Equity and Credit Assistant Vice President for IHS Markit, a global information services and financial and business intelligence firm, where he performed company financial analysis, developed valuation assessments and reviewed transaction and buyout structures for private equity and credit investors.
Dean started his career at Ernst and Young as a Financial Services Assurance Professional where he planned and managed audit projects and conducted and reviewed business and investment valuations for key audit clients.
Dean graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the Villanova University School of Business in Villanova, PA. He also holds a Master of Accounting and Professional Consultancy from Villanova and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.View Other Professionals