Dr. Anke Nestler

069 460 96 59 50

Dr. Anke Nest­ler is a recognized expert with many years of ex­per­i­ence in complex ad­vis­ory mat­ters. Her ca­reer began in in­dustry. She then moved to the cor­por­ate fin­ance de­part­ment at one of the Big Four audit firms, where she advised national and international clients in com­plex valu­ation pro­jects with par­tic­u­lar focus on the valu­ation of in­tan­gible as­sets and cor­por­ate trans­ac­tions. 

As man­aging dir­ector, she was re­spons­ible for O&R Cor­por­ate Fin­ance – a firm work­ing to­gether with the in­ter­na­tional law firm Link­laters – for sev­eral years. Since 2008, she has been man­aging dir­ector of VAL­NES Cor­por­ate Fin­ance, which she foun­ded as a spin off from O&R Cor­por­ate Fin­ance. 

Anke Nest­ler is a pub­licly ap­pointed and sworn expert for the valu­ation of businesses and in­tangible assets (CCI Frankfurt/Main) as well as Cer­ti­fied Valu­ation Ana­lyst (CVA). As Cer­ti­fied Li­cens­ing Pro­fes­sional (CLP) she demonstrates her special expertise in licensing issues of intangible assets. 

Her main focus of activ­ity lies in the valu­ation of in­tan­gible as­sets, the de­term­in­a­tion of li­censes as well as company and share valuation. As an expert witness she prepares expert and arbitration opinions in litigation cases. She has extensive experience as expert witness in oral proceedings at court as well as in national and international arbitration proceedings.

Anke Nest­ler is a mem­ber of the plen­ary at the Cham­ber of Com­merce Frank­furt am Main (IHK) and of the cham­ber’s ex­pert com­mit­tee for busi­ness valu­ations. She is head of the working group “patent valuation” at the Licensing Executive Society LES and Vice President of the LES International IP Valuation Committee. Anke Nestler is the au­thor of nu­mer­ous pub­lic­a­tions, lec­turer at the Frank­furt School of Fin­ance and Man­age­ment and a frequent speaker at sem­inars and workshops. 

Con­tact Anke Nest­ler here.

Michael Graser

069 460 96 59 50

Michael Graser is a valuation expert with over ten years advisory experience. He started his career in one of the major international banks and then joined a traditional private bank with focus on corporate and investment banking (M&A). Afterwards, he worked at O&R Corporate Finance for several years – a corporation in conjunction with the international law firm Linklaters. From there, he moved with the team to VALNES Corporate Finance GmbH, a spin off from O&R Corporate Finance. 

Michael Graser is a pub­licly appointed and sworn expert for the valuation of businesses and in­tan­gible as­sets (CCI Frankfurt/Main) as well as Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).  

His main focus of activity lies in the valuation of businesses and intangible assets. He has years of experience in valuations concerning corporate transactions and he assists in legal disputes in this regard. In particular, he advises in software and patent valuations as well as transaction-oriented valuations of IP

Michael Graser is board member, as well as member of the examination committee of the European Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (EACVA). He is committed to Science4Life e.V. on a voluntary basis supporting the Science4life Venture cup yearly in the life sciences, chemistry and energy sectors.

Furthermore, he is a regular speaker at various specialist seminars. 

Contact Michael Graser here.