Stefanie Smith

Manager, GBQ Capital Advisors
(614) 947-5166

Ms. Smith serves as Manager of GBQ Capital Advisors. She has performed or contributed to over 100 valuation assignments for the following purposes: purchase price allocation in accordance with ASC 805, goodwill impairment testing in accordance with ASC 350, stock option valuation in accordance with ASC 718, fairness opinions, solvency opinions, and mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Smith’s experience includes business appraisals of entities in numerous industries, including industrial manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, fabrication, retail, construction, computer software, engineering/architecture, professional services, technology, airline, pharmaceutical, and holding company/estate planning vehicles.

Before joining GBQ, Ms. Smith was an Associate at Houlihan Lokey, specializing in valuation for financial reporting. Prior to Houlihan Lokey, Ms. Smith was a senior associate in PwC’s Transfer Pricing department. Ms. Smith has also had various corporate roles.


  • Georgia State University — M.S., Finance
  • Vanderbilt University — B.S., Economics


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