GBQ Capital Advisors is pleased to announce that Eric Valyko has joined the firm as Director, Valuation Advisory. Based in Michigan, Eric will leverage more than 15 years of financial experience serving public and private-sector clients for financial and tax reporting, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate strategic planning matters.

Craig Hickey, CFA, Director, Valuation Advisory, shared, “We are pleased to welcome Eric to GBQ Capital Advisors, a strategic addition who brings national valuation firm experience as we expand our geographic presence into Michigan. His leadership combined with a wealth of financial reporting valuation expertise make him an asset to our team as we empower growth of our clients’ businesses.”

Eric’s experience spans a diverse client base, from regional middle-market businesses to multi-billion-dollar SEC reporting enterprises, private equity, and accounting firms, advising on purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment testing, business enterprise valuation, stock-option valuation, and the valuation of various intangible assets.

Prior to joining GBQ, Mr. Valyko served as Senior Vice President in Stout’s Corporate Valuation Advisory practice. He is a member of the American Society of Appraisers, holding the designation of Accredited Senior Appraiser.


About GBQ Capital Advisors

Nationally recognized and among the fastest growing valuation practices in the country, GBQ Capital Advisors specializes in the valuation of businesses, business interests and intangible assets in the context of transaction advisory, financial reporting, ESOPs, shareholder transactions and buy-sell agreements, equity-based compensation, estate and gift planning, and various corporate-related matters. Members of the team are nationally recognized thought leaders in the valuation, financial and ESOP industries and serve as frequent speakers for professional organizations and educational institutions.

About GBQ

At GBQ, our purpose is clear: we empower growth; growth of our people, our communities and our clients’ businesses. A top tax, accounting and consulting firm for 70 years, we’re driven by the outcomes that we know can change the lives of those we work with and for. We’ve learned that this is what matters most to our stakeholders. It is this purpose that drives and inspires us every day. It’s why we exist.

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