John Ciancanelli

Managing Director

Transaction Advisory

Chicago - Headquarters, IL +1.312.583.2615

Areas of Expertise

John Ciancanelli is a Managing Director in the Transaction Advisory Services practice, specializing in valuation, financial and economic analysis. He has been a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1990. John is also Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) through the American Institute of CPAs and is a Chartered Financial Analyst through the CFA Institute.

For nearly 20 years, John has provided valuation and economic consulting services for tax planning, financial reporting, transaction advisory and litigation purposes. His clients include public and private companies in banking, brokerage, technology, life sciences, manufacturing, real estate, insurance, consumer products, financial and professional services, and media and telecommunications.

His work encompasses a broad array of complex financial analyses including the valuation and analysis of intellectual property, transfer pricing agreements, and businesses including debt and equity instruments. In addition, John is experienced in valuing complex financial instruments including swaps, options, warrants and structured financial products. Further, he has provided expert testimony in the U.S. Tax Court and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

University of Illinois
Kellogg Graduate School of Business


*While many of Navigant’s professionals are Certified Public Accountants licensed in various states, Navigant is not a certified public accounting firm, and neither our professionals nor Navigant provide attest, or public accounting services.

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