Barie-Lynne Rosensaft has over 20 years of experience providing valuations of business enterprises and of equity-based, fixed-income, and derivative securities and intangible assets. Her work covers a wide range of purposes, including ASC 820 fair-value determinations, purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment, taxation matters, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, and bankruptcy and litigation proceedings. She has extensive experience providing valuations to private equity funds and hedge funds for portfolio valuation and tax purposes, including the valuation of carried interests. For litigation, she has performed valuations to support expert witness testimony in matters of fraudulent conveyance, damages, corporate litigation, and fraud, including a solvency analysis prepared for the trustee in a $20 billion Ponzi scheme.
Before joining BRG Corporate Finance, Ms. Rosensaft was a senior consultant for BRG Capstone and a director in the Alternative Investments Valuation practice at a Big Four accounting firm, having joined through its acquisition of a firm that catered to hedge funds and other alternative investment firms, where she had been a portfolio valuation specialist insuring financial reporting compliance in fair value matters. Before that, she was a senior associate at a valuation, litigation support, and economic consulting services firm. Ms. Rosensaft was also previously a director at a valuation management consulting firm and a senior manager in the Valuation Services group of global accounting network. She began her finance career as an analyst in the Leveraged Finance group of an investment bank, where she handled LBO and IPO financings for industrial and consumer products companies.
Ms. Rosensaft is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Graduate School of Business
MBA, Finance, 1997
B.A., Art History and Economics, 1989 (magna cum laude)
2014 - 2016
2013 - 2014
Finnerty Economic Consulting, LLC
2011 - 2012
Capstone Valuation Services, LLC
2006 - 2011
BDO Seidman, LLP
1997 - 2006
Dresdner Kleinwort Benson
1996 - 1997
New York Society of Security Analysts
Special Congressional Recognition for Community Service, Riverdale, NY, June 2015