Olivier Schwab
Founding Partner, Chairman
Financial Advisor / Financial Valuation Expert
Mobile: + 33 (0)6 47 64 08 67
Office: + 33 (0)1 84 17 72 99
E-mail: oschwab@ngfi.fr
Over 15 years of professional experience within prominent Investment banks and Corporate Consulting firms (valuation, financial modeling, mergers & acquisitions)
  • KPMG Corporate Finance : Head of the Valuation and Strategic Finance Advisory Department
  • Ernst & Young : Leading the Advisory Transactions Projects and the Valuation Services in Paris and London
Significant experience in transaction operations (independent valuations, mergers & acquisitions, litigation, etc.); tax (legal restructuring, incentive plans for executives and employees); accounting (allocation of the purchase price; impairment tests) and financial (mapping and management of investment portfolios) 
Strong experience in valuation of either big French and international groups or SMEs, non listed as well as listed companies, whatever their level of maturity
Olivier periodically drafts articles published in the financial press (Les Echos, Option Finance, Echanges, Fusions & Acquisitions Magazine, L’Agéfi)  
Animation de nombreuses conférences sur les thèmes relatifs à l’évaluation comptable et financière
  • Financial and hybrid securities, goodwill, intellectual property (ex: trademarks, brands, franchises and other  marketing assets, whether or not patented technologies), customer relationships, other contracts, equipment, etc
  • Multi-sectors (incl. Banking)
Qualifications / Diplomas
  • Member of the French Society of Appraisers (SFEV), the AACIF, the French Financial Analyst Society (SFAF) and EFFAS, accredited and supervised by the AMF as Financial Investment Advisers (FIA)
  • Specialized Master in Financial Engineering (EM Lyon)