Alan is President of both the valuation firm, Burant Valuation & Business Advisory Inc., and the accounting firm, Alan Burant CPA, CA, CBV Chartered Professional Accountant. He has over 25 years’ experience in public accounting, including over 20 years focused on business valuation, legal support, financial modelling, financial advisory and transaction advisory mandates.
Alan has provided professional valuation services for organizations in a diverse range of industries and for a variety of purposes. Related to legal support, Alan has had extensive experience providing valuations for matrimonial, shareholder or tax disputes, advisory in the division of matrimonial property, guideline income calculations and loss quantification analysis. Other purposes for valuation services in which Alan has experience include corporate reorganizations, tax planning, estate planning, succession planning, mergers/acquisitions/divestitures, fairness opinions and valuations for financial reporting.
Alan has hosted a wide variety of professional development sessions to legal, accounting and valuation audiences on topics related to valuation, financial statement analysis, loss quantification and fair value accounting.
Alan is very active in the community, being a volunteer for over 20 years with the Edmonton Folk Music Festival Society, including serving six years on the Board of Directors as Treasurer, and being a founding member and current Board member (Treasurer) for the Legends of the Edmonton Music Scene Society. Alan also has been a volunteer and weekly radio host for CJSR-FM Community Radio (University of Alberta) since 2000.