Benjamin Dornauer




Ben is a director in the Valuation Advisory Services practice in Frankfurt. He serves as project manager of domestic and international engagements.

Ben has extensive experience in the field of business valuation and the valuation of intangible assets including software, customer relationships, license agreements, technology, patents, trademarks and trade names, and in-process research and development. The purposes of these valuations include merger and acquisition, purchase price allocation, fairness opinion, divestiture, pre-transaction consulting, international tax planning, and insurance.

In the fields of corporate finance, Ben has served multiple industries and executed a broad variety of projects, including classical midmarket M&A transactions, IPO advisory services, divestment advice and execution, strategic advisory, business plan development, restructuring advice, cash management and others.

Prior to joining Kroll, Ben was a part of American Appraisal’s Financial Valuation Group. He holds a Diploma in business administration from Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany and is a Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA).


Valuation of businesses, assets and alternative investments for financial reporting, tax and other purposes.

Valuation Services

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