Luis Barahona has joined Daszkal Bolton as a Senior Manager and he will be assisting in managing the Business Valuation department. He will be performing valuation of business and intangible assets for several purposes as well as provide his experience in our litigation support department.

Luis has more than fifteen years of valuation of closely-held businesses, limited partnerships and intangible assets. He has performed valuation work for corporate planning, tax and estate planning and sales of business interests in several industries, including healthcare, automotive, manufacturing, technology and restaurants.

Most recently, Luis was the CFO of a successful international telecom company, in which his contribution and experience in business strategy and valuation were essential to reorganize the finance function, complete the acquisition of its U.S. affiliate as well as achieve this company’s target in terms of sales, profits and value. He was part of the valuation and negotiation team of the acquisition of this company’s U.S. affiliate and has been a key employee for the integration of the operations of both companies

He is a graduate of the William E. Simon School of Business Administration, where he received his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) with a specialization in Finance and Corporate Accounting. He has been involved with the U.S. Red Cross in Connecticut and in Mexico.

Luis may be reached directly at lbarahona@dbllp.com.

About Daszkal Bolton LLP

Daszkal Bolton LLP provides accounting, tax and business finance advisory services to small and middle market companies. The firm provides financial statement assurance, tax advisory and compliance, M&A and transaction advisory, private client services for high net worth individual complemented by State and Local tax, Int’l tax, Forensic accounting, business valuation, estate planning and asset protection services. The firm also advises on wealth management, life and disability insurance and fee based financial planning through affiliate Benchmark Financial Group. With over 140 professionals, and offices in Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton and Jupiter, the firm covers the South Florida markets.