Daily News: October 31, 2012

Great American Group Appoints Musur as Managing Director

Great American Group announced the appointment of Robert Musur as managing director in its Corporate Valuation Services division.

Musur has more than 30 years of experience in valuation services related to intangible assets, business entities, and option and warrant valuations.

“With his wide array of experience, especially in the valuation of technology, communications and media, Bob will be a tremendous asset to the company and our customers as we continue to support our growing service offerings to the middle market with industry experts,” said Great American Group CEO of Advisory and Valuation Services, Lester Friedman.

Musur has performed valuation services across a variety of industries to support mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcies, fairness opinions, dispute resolutions, and financial statement and tax-related valuations.

Prior to joining Great American Group, Musur served as a senior partner in the Economic and Valuation Services group of KPMG in its Chicago office. He started his KPMG career in the Boston office in 1993. Musur has also worked in the valuation services practices at both Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse.

Musur earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering from the University of Illinois, an MBA from DePaul University and a JD from Loyola University.

Through ongoing interactions with buyers and sellers, Great American Group’s corporate valuation professionals maintain market expertise in transaction and tax related scenarios for a multitude of industry segments.

Great American Group is a provider of asset disposition and auction solutions, advisory and valuation services, capital investment and real estate advisory services.