Business Valuation Standards Board
Henk Oosterhout
Netherlands

Henk Oosterhout is Head of International Operations for Duff & Phelps and a managing director in the Amsterdam office, part of Valuation Advisory Services.

Henk has been involved in valuation engagements covering a wide variety of industries, including technology, information, communication and entertainment, consumer products, industrial products, energy and financial services. His engagement highlights include performing purchase price allocations and goodwill impairment testing for large listed companies, regulation support for energy and telecom clients and analysis, strategy, funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A)-driven support.

Prior to Duff & Phelps, Henk was a managing director at Standard & Poor's Corporate Value Consulting in September 2003. His past experience includes valuation services and strategy/M&A consulting within the Corporate Finance group of PricewaterhouseCoopers where was responsible for setting up a sub-practice regarding valuations for financial reporting purposes. In addition, he ran the Telecom, Media and Technology industry team.

Henk spent time teaching and researching corporate control and corporate governance topics. He was also an assistant professor of corporate finance at Tilburg University in the Netherlands and a visiting professor at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Henk received his M.B.A. in operations research/econometrics and his Ph.D. in corporate finance from Tilburg University in the Netherlands