Costas Constantinou is a Director in Smith & Williamson's Forensic Services team. He has over ten years’ experience in the valuations arena and previously worked at EY. Costas acts as an independent valuation expert and adviser in a diverse range of valuations and industries. He takes a practical approach to valuation disputes and assessment of damages.
Costas has expertise in contentious commercial valuations; valuation of minority shareholdings; estimation of damages; preparation/ rebut of an expert witness report; financial modelling; valuations of intangible assets. Costas has substantial experience of independent business valuations and damages calculations on behalf of claimants, defendants, auditors, management, tax and financial services authorities, minority shareholders and supervisory boards. He has played a key role during commercial disputes, offering insightful expert knowledge.
Costas has experience in preparing expert witness valuation reports, including estimating alleged damages due to misstatements in the company’s financial statements. He also has experience issuing opinions, for example, to the supervisory board of a listed company as to the fairness of an ongoing private transaction, and defending clients against claims of breach of contract. Costas has undertaken numerous independent valuations and valuation reviews across many industries.