BRG professionals provide fairness opinions to assist companies, boards of directors, and special committees in fulfilling fiduciary duties. Our fairness opinions speak to the fairness of the financial terms of a proposed transaction to certain affected stakeholders, particularly a company’s minority shareholders. Examples of the types of transactions for which we have provided fairness opinions include:

  • Buy- and sell-side
  • Related-party transactions
  • Exchange offers
  • PE secondary transactions
  • Down-round financings
  • Compliance with trust indentures
  • Management buyouts


We understand the issues, valuation drivers, and trends that shape a particular industry’s future and have experience working in a variety of different industries, including:

  • Automobiles and Components
  • Chemicals
  • Consumer Products and Apparel
  • Financial Services
  • Gaming, Lodging, and Hospitality
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
  • Infrastructure and Energy
  • Manufacturing, Metals, and Mining
  • Media, Entertainment, and Technology
  • Oil and Gas
  • Professional and Other Services
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Restaurants and Food Services
  • Retail and Wholesale Distribution


Our clients include a variety of constituents taking part in a transaction, including:

  • Boards of Directors and Special Committees of Public and Private Companies
  • Attorneys
  • Private Equity Funds
  • Hedge Funds
  • Business Development Companies
  • Pension Funds
  • Family Offices
  • Lenders
  • Trustees


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Managing Director

New York

Ron Evans

Managing Director


William "Wick" Smith

Managing Director

Atlanta, Midtown

Mustafa Hadi

Managing Director

Hong Kong, Singapore

Our industry knowledge is broad and deep.

BRG combines intellectual rigor with practical, real-world experience. We have an in-depth understanding of industries and markets, with expertise spanning the major sectors of the global economy. Following are some of the many sectors that we know inside and out.