Senior professionals lend valuation and advisory expertise to industry-leading clients
Today, Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announces Vinay Torani and Joseph Mevorah have joined Navigant’s Financial, Risk & Compliance segment in New York. Torani and Mevorah provide valuation and other advisory services to life sciences, healthcare, financial services, industrial products, technology and telecommunication organizations for internal strategic decision making, transactions, tax and financial reporting purposes.
“We look forward to leveraging Vinay and Joe’s global experience and leadership in valuing and advising industry-leading companies," said Richard Hitt, managing director and leader of Navigant’s Transaction Advisory Services practice. “Their extensive experience with transactions, fairness opinions, valuations and strategic decision making will be invaluable to our clients as they look to optimize results and maximize value.”
Additional information about Vinay Torani and Joseph Mevorah’s backgrounds can be found below:
Vinay Torani, managing director, New York
Torani brings more than 18 years of corporate finance, valuation and mergers and acquisition advisory experience in life sciences, healthcare, industrial products, technology, telecommunication, and non-profit sectors. He provides valuation and related advisory services, including fairness opinions, to private, publicly traded and early-stage companies with respect to M&A transactions for their strategic evaluation, tax and financial reporting purposes. Prior to joining Navigant, Torani was a managing director at Duff & Phelps, where he was the leader of its Morristown, New Jersey office and part of the Valuation Advisory Services practice.
Previously, Torani was a Manager with Standard & Poor’s Corporate Value Consulting. He also was a Vice President in the Mergers and Acquisitions practice of Ambit Corporate Finance, an investment bank in India, and he spent six years with PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Financial Advisory Services practice in New York.
Joseph Mevorah, director, New York
Mevorah has over 20 years of combined Wall Street, commercial bank and advisory experience. He provides valuation services to a wide range of financial institutions related to mergers & acquisitions, asset and whole business valuation, the securitization of all asset classes, and regulatory advisory.
Throughout his career, Mevorah has advised both senior management and boards of financial firms, as well as senior regulators at both the Federal and State level. Prior to joining Navigant, Mevorah spent a number of years at firms including Houlihan Lokey, Gleacher & Company, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Lehman Brothers. He has worked with both global, systemically important institutions as well as U.S. Domestic regional banks and the Government-sponsored enterprises. His career has been focused on providing strategy, valuation and advisory assistance. He was instrumental in helping troubled financial institutions through the 2008 recession, as well as advising them on disposing of assets and advising the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Fannie Mae (FNMA), Freddie Mac and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences as well.