Meet Daniel A. Knappenberger

U.S. Financial Advisory Services Technology Leader
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP

Dan Knappenberger is the national technology sector leader for Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP and leads the valuation services and financial advisory practices in San Jose, CA. He has more than seventeen years of experience providing valuations in support of financial statement reporting, tax planning and strategic matters where he led integrated multidisciplinary valuation assignments which included fixed asset, real property and intangible asset components. He has managed and performed a variety of business enterprise and intangible asset valuations to both domestic and global clients in a variety of industries that included complex tax and financial statement reporting issues. He has particular expertise in the valuation of intellectual property including: technology, patents, software, research and development, brands and trade names, as well as customer relationships.

Dan has lectured and taught corporate finance and valuation theory at the graduate and undergraduate levels at various universities. He has also written and spoken throughout the United States on various valuation topics. He is affiliated with the CFA Institute as a Chartered Financial Analyst® charterholder and is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) with the American Society of Appraisers. Dan received his B.A. in Psychology from the University of Notre Dame and his M.B.A in Finance from the University of San Francisco.

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