Valuing investments is a critical issue for the private equity and venture capital industry. After more than five years of effort, the AICPA has published the final version of the Accounting and More
Amanda A. Miller, Ph.D. (email@example.com) Managing Director, Valuation, Modeling and Economics, Ernst & Young (EY) Amanda Miller, Ph.D., serves as co-chair of the AICPA PE/VC task force, and also served as EY's representative to the AICPA "Cheap Stock" task force for the guide that was published in 2013. In addition, she is EY's National Valuation Audit Assist Solutions Leader, creating processes to seamlessly integrate valuation to meet our client’s financial reporting requirements. Her projects focus on assisting clients in understanding fair value issues, and on valuing complex securities such as options, warrants, preferred & common stock, performance awards, convertible notes, debt and related embedded derivatives, loan portfolios and contingent considerations. She holds a Ph.D. and dual masters' degrees from Stanford University, and dual bachelors' degrees from the California Institute of Technology.