Michael Ruane

Director | ASA

Mike specializes in providing valuation services and financial analysis to clients of all sizes for diverse purposes. These services include business valuations, stock option pricing, intangible asset valuations, estate and gift tax planning, and financial analysis. Mike has experience valuing businesses in many industries, including high tech, software, biotech, publishing, and healthcare, to name a few. These engagements have required performing extensive financial analysis and preparing and defending valuation reports for SEC, IRS, audit, tax, general litigation and other purposes.

Prior to joining Redwood, Mike spent over 20 years at Financial Strategies Consulting Group, a boutique valuation firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, and over 5 years with a Big 4 Accounting firm specializing in valuation services.

Mike earned his B.B.A. and M.B.A. degrees in Finance from Loyola University of Chicago. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) in Business Valuation.