Mark Edwards

Partner, Valuation Services, Grant Thornton LLP

Mark is a partner in the valuation services practice of Grant Thornton LLP and serves as the Practice Leader for the Mid-South Region. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Mark spent over 13 years working with a Big Five public accounting firm and other national valuation firms.

Mark has been working in the valuation profession for more than 25 years and has worked with numerous public and private clients on financial reporting, litigation, transaction advisory and strategic planning.

Mark has expertise in valuing businesses, intellectual property, fractional interests, equity securities, options, warrants and other equity and debt derivatives. These valuations have been used for financial reporting, tax reporting and planning, and strategic investments. He also provides consultation to the audit practice on matters involving fair value.

His primary responsibilities include managing the valuation services line for Grant Thornton’s Southeast Region. In addition, he has been qualified as an expert witness and has provided testimony in matters where valuation is in dispute.


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