Janet Chase managing director South Park Advisors

11811 N. Tatum Blvd., Suite 3031
Phoenix, AZ 85028
480-608-4919

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF®)
  • Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuation™ (CEIV™) (ASA)
  • Accredited Senior Appraiser, American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) State of Arizona
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) State of Florida
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) State of New York
  • MBA, William E Simon School, University of Rochester
  • BA, Mathematics, University of Rochester

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • National Association of Forensic Economics
  • Arizona Society of CPAs (ASCPA)
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
  • New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA)

Philosophy

“I believe the three main pillars of great client service are solving the problem, communicating openly and consistently, and providing reliable and accurate results. My promise to my clients is that I will always listen and never suggest a cookie-cutter solution or take shortcuts. Integrity is paramount.”

Specialties
Professional Overview

Janet has more than 30 years of experience in accounting, audit, tax, and finance, including 20 years of experience providing valuation, forensic accounting and litigation services to both private and public companies ranging in size from startups to over $1 billion in sales. Her experience includes leadership roles at a Big Four Accounting Firm, as well as global executive involvement for brands such as Bausch & Lomb, Ray-Ban, and Birds-Eye Foods. Janet’s experience includes financial reporting, litigation & dispute resolution, deal advisory, economic damages, bankruptcy restructuring, lost profits, tax advisory, mergers & acquisitions, corporate strategy, tax compliance and planning, purchase price allocations, impairment analysis, intangible assets, portfolio valuation, fair value analysis, stock options & warrants, and equity valuation.

Additionally, she has instructed courses in accounting and valuation at both the national and local level at Florida Atlantic University and Ernst & Young, and has lectured extensively on business valuation and lost earnings concepts to business owners, chief financial officers, bankers, attorneys, and CPAs.

Professional Experience

  • South Park Advisors – Managing Director, 2020-present
  • SpeechMED, Inc. – Financial Advisor, 2019-present
  • Henry+Horne – Director Litigation Valuation Services, 2019-2020
  • Kaufman Rossin – Director Forensic Advisory and Valuation Services, 2014-2019
  • Ernst & Young – Senior Manager-Transaction Advisory Services-Valuation & Business Modelling, 2011-2014

Industry Expertise
Her industry experience is diverse and includes, but is not limited to, the preparation of hundreds of valuation reports for the following types of businesses:

  • Real Estate Holdings
  • Investment Companies
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Machinery
  • Hedge Funds
  • Start-up Companies
  • Info. Technology/SaaS
  • Foodservice
  • Automotive
  • Medical Supply/Device
  • Software
  • Consumer Finance
  • Venture Capital
  • Construction
  • Apparel/Textiles
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Retail/Service
  • Technology
  • Professional Services
  • Pharmacies
  • Healthcare-Related

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