Global Transaction Advisory Services Leader
Anant is HLB’s Global Transaction Advisory Services Leaders and has been an active member of HLB for the past 25 years.
He has 25 years of public accounting experience and leads both our California based member firm Green Hasson Janks’ Consulting Practice and Transaction Advisory Practice and is a partner and member of the Executive Committee for Green Hasson Janks.
He advises clients on mergers and acquisitions and provides financial due diligence consulting such as quality of earnings, working capital analysis, EBITDA analysis and projections and deal structuring. Anant has assisted on deals ranging from $20 million to $350 million.
He provides audit and accounting, tax and general business consulting services. His industry experience includes closely held companies in food and beverage, entertainment, media and technology, manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, consumer products and real estate. Many of Anant’s clients are owned by Private Equity Groups, VCs and institutional investors.
Prior to joining Green Hasson Janks, Anant worked for six years at a national accounting firm and member of HLB in the UK. He previously owned and managed a number of family-owned retail businesses.
He also currently serves on the board of directors as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Step Up on Second, a non-profit organisation. He will be the chairman of the board starting next year.
Services and specialisations
Areas of expertise
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Due Diligence
- Private Equity
- Joint Ventures See 4 endorsements for Joint Ventures
Qualifications & memberships
- Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA)
- Graduated, with honors, from the University of Leeds, England, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting
- Member of the California Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
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