Florian Starck is a Senior Managing Director at ParkView. Mr. Starck started his professional career at Bayerische Vereinsbank (UniCredit) and joined KPMG’s Corporate Finance practice in 1998. In 2006, Mr. Starck joined Duff & Phelps, a leading global financial advisory and investment banking firm, to build up its German practice including the foundation of ValueTrust as an independent partner of Duff & Phelps. In 2013, Mr. Starck continued his career by leading ValueTrust as independent financial advisory firm with a focus on valuation and corporate finance.
Mr. Starck has more than 20 years of experience performing financial advisory and investment banking support. He has specific financial service experience related to corporate transactions, restructuring and reorganisation, dispute and arbitration as well as strategic value and portfolio management. Mr. Starck worked for a wide range of industries such as real estate, telecommunication & it, industrials, consumer goods & services , pharma & healthcare, utilities & energy.
His extensive project experience includes complex business enterprise valuations, valuations of tangible and intangible assets, fairness opinions, purchase price allocations, impairment tests, valuations of debt and debt-like instruments, tax and transfer pricing solutions, shareholder value management systems, CFO dashboards and support in shareholder disputes as well as in situations involving distressed companies and restructurings. Mr. Starcks´ field of expertise also includes public fairness opinions in Switzerland where he worked, inter alia, for Clariant and Sunrise. He advised on M&A assignments for both buyers and sellers and has worked with reputable firms as 1&1 Drillisch, Bilfinger, BMW, Biotest, Clariant, Chow Tai Fook, Hallhuber, IKB, IVG, Micron, Mondi, Österr. Post, ProSiebenSat.1, Semperit, Stada, Steinhoff, Sunrise, Telefónica, Vonovia, Wildbunch and a wide range of private equity clients as Advent, Bain Capital, Carlyle, Centerbridge, Cinven, EQT, KKR, Permira.
Mr. Starck holds a degree in business administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) from Bertolt-Brecht University of Augsburg. In 2004, he was appointed as a German tax advisor (Steuerberater) and member of the Munich Chamber of German Tax Advisors.