Arsalan is a Director with nearly a decade of experience encompassing M&A, data analytics, and corporate finance strategy.
Prior to joining Accordion, Arsalan was a Senior Manager at EY’s Transaction Advisory Services practice, where he focused on providing financial due diligence services, SPA, and investment structuring advice for both local and cross-border transactions. Arsalan has worked extensively with corporate clients, private equity firms, and sovereign wealth funds focusing on the Energy, TMT, and Real Estate sectors.
While at EY, he established a Transaction Diligence Analytics practice across the Middle East and North Africa, and was one of the founding members of the EMEIA region’s Transaction Diligence Analytics practice. In this role, he regularly assisted clients on engagements combining data and social media analytics with commercial insights to support them with the identification of critical deal issues that impacted purchase consideration. More recently, he was the Transaction Diligence Analytics Leader for EY’s New York practice.
Arsalan started his career at Deloitte, where he worked on a variety of engagements, including financial and commercial due diligence, valuations, and business models.
Arsalan holds a Masters of Science in Accounting with Finance from London South Bank University and is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
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