BV532 Reflecting on the Impact of ESG Factors in Business Valuation

Webinar Description

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are becoming more and more important to corporations, their shareholders, and owners. In this session, we will discuss ESG factors, their impact and their total impact on business, valuation and reporting. We will also be providing an overview of the proposed SEC disclosures coming down the pipeline. Next, we will provide resources on where to find ESG metrics. Lastly, we will end with examples on how to incorporate ESG into business valuation. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon webinar completion, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the key ESG factors and Key Performance Indicators;
  • Differentiate the impacts of the ESG factors; 
  • Interpret the impact these factors have on businesses and valuations; and 
  • Discuss the effects of ESG.

Course Audience

Business Valuation professionals and those interested in learning more about ESG

Instructor Information

Vanessa Brown Claiborne | Chaffe & Associates, Inc

The Honorable Christopher E Campbell is the Chief Policy Strategist at Kroll, based in the New York office. As a Fellow of the Kroll Institute, he is a frequent guest commentator on national news programs on matters involving the economy. Prior to Kroll, Chris was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Institutions from 2017 to 2018. In that role, he was responsible for coordinating the Department’s efforts regarding financial institutions legislation and regulation, legislation affecting federal agencies that regulate or insure financial institutions and securities markets legislation and regulation. Specific policy and program areas of oversight included government-sponsored enterprises, critical infrastructure protection (cyber security) and compliance policy, the Federal Insurance Office (FIO), small business, community development and affordable housing policy.

Nene Gianfala | Chaffe & Associates, Inc

Ms. Gianfala is a Vice President of the Valuation Advisory group with over 14 years of experience in accounting, corporate finance, and business valuations. She joined Chaffe & Associates, Inc. as a Financial Analyst Intern in June 2007, and upon completion of the internship, joined the company. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV), and Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations (CEIV) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and an Accredited Senior Appraiser in Business Valuations with a specialty in Intangible Assets (ASA-BV/IA) by the American Society of Appraisers. Ms. Gianfala performs intellectual property and intangible asset valuations for purchase price allocations, impairment testing, internal intangible asset management, portfolio valuation and litigation support. She provides business valuation services to public and private companies for estate, gift and income tax planning, financial reporting, corporate planning, employee stock ownership plans and litigation.

Continuing Education

Review of this session recording will award 2 CE hour(s). 

CPE credit is not awarded for this pre-recorded offering.


Reflecting on the Impact of ESG Factors in Business Valuation
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