Andrew Fargason has extensive experience domestically and internationally in valuation and mergers & acquisitions. His asset and business valuation experience encompasses a broad range of industries. Andrew has valued equity, debt, and derivative securities (including stock options, warrants, and various embedded derivatives), as well as a variety of intangible assets, for numerous purposes including purchase and sale advisement, financial and tax reporting, fairness and solvency opinions, and other corporate, tax and litigation related matters.

Prior to joining Stout, Andrew was a Managing Director in the financial valuation practice at another international valuation firm. During his time there, Andrew’s responsibilities included the leadership of the firm’s Atlanta and Manila, Philippines offices. Previously, he was a Manager in the valuation services group at Ernst & Young.

Select Presentations and Speeches

  • ASA 2017 Advanced Business Valuation Conference October 2017

    Market Participant Acquisition Premiums (MPAP): The Final Word
  • SEC Professionals Live Broadcast to all Chapter Meetings September 2014

    Dealing with Fair Value in a Transactional Context
  • AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference November 2013

    Advanced Purchase Price Allocation Issues
  • Hot Topics for Financial Executives Seminar October 2012

    Cutting Through the Noise: An Overview of Current Financial Reporting Guidance Related to Fair Value Measurement
  • Business Valuation Review Webinar April 2010 Webinar

    Control Premiums: Application and Analysis
  • AICPA/ASA National Business Valuation Conference November 2005

    Case Study: Anatomy of an Intangible Asset Valuation Engagement
  • October 2001

    SFAS 141 and 142 - Business Combinations, Goodwill and Other Intangible Assets