Antonella Puca
BlueVal Group LLC

As Managing Director of BlueVal Group LLC, Antonella specializes in the valuation of business and intangible assets for financial and tax reporting. Prior to BlueVal, Antonella has been part of the alternative investment group at KPMG/Rothstein Kass, where she helped launched RK’s Bay area practice, the global hedge fund practice of EY in San Francisco and New York, and the financial services team at RSM US in New York.

Antonella has extensive experience in business valuation for financial and tax reporting and a broad operational and audit experience with private funds. Her valuation experience includes, among others, valuation of investments in privately-end companies for financial and tax reporting, and business valuation for business combinations. She has advised a broad range of investment companies in the preparation of valuation documentation and in establishing valuation policies and procedures. She has assisted client counsel in litigation engagements and is a published author on the application of ASC 820 to investment funds and valuation best practices.

Antonella has served as a director of the board and treasurer of the CFA Society of New York, and a member of AIMA’s research committee. She has served as a volunteer at CFA Institute in the area of curriculum review and CFA exam development, and as a Director at CFA Institute in the ethics and professionals standards group.