Sarpel has over 25 years of valuation experience. He has completed valuations of businesses and intangible assets for a variety of purposes, including financial and tax reporting, corporate tax planning, mergers and acquisitions, and litigation support. He has also rendered fairness and solvency opinions for various transactions. During his valuation career, he has served several companies in the U.K., U.S, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Sarpel has performed valuations in a variety of sectors on both sides of the Atlantic. He has served clients in the biomedical, chemicals, food, energy, engineering, health care, high technology, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, software, and telecommunications industries, among others.
Prior to joining Globalview Advisors Ltd. in 2005, Sarpel held the position of Senior Manager with American Appraisal (UK) Ltd. Prior to joining the U.K. operations, he served as an Engagement Director at the Southern California operations of American Appraisal Associates, Inc. His career in valuation commenced in 1996 as a Financial Analyst at Sanli Pastore & Hill, Inc.
Sarpel is a Member of the Society of Share and Business Valuers (SSBV) in the United Kingdom, as well as a subscriber to the Valuation Group formed by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Sarpel is regularly invited by professional education companies in London to train CFA candidates, covering various topics including equity valuation, accounting and financial statement analysis. In addition, he delivers intangible asset and intellectual property valuation courses to lawyers, accountants, and finance professionals in the U.K. Sarpel’s articles on valuation topics have been published by Finance Week and Professional Investor magazines. He has also been referred to as a valuation expert by several publications including the Financial Times and Accountancy Age.
Sarpel received his MBA in Finance from California State University in San Diego and earned his undergraduate degree in Business from the University of Bosporus in Turkey. He is an accredited senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) in the business valuation discipline, and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charterholder.