Diane leads BDO’s tax and family law valuation practices, and has extensive expertise across a broad range of fiscal, commercial and expert witness valuations. Her work includes reports for matrimonial purposes, shareholder disputes, business restructuring and refinancing as well as valuations for personal, employment and corporate tax planning purposes. She has particular expertise in the retail, media, professional services and technology sectors, and has worked with many private equity and venture capital businesses.
Diane regularly lectures on valuation issues to professional and industry bodies and is a co-author of the most recent editions of the leading share valuation text, Practical Share Valuation. She is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (“ICAEW”), a member of the Society of Share and Business Valuers and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. She is also a panel member of the ICAEW’s President’s Appointment Scheme.