Roy P. D’Souza is a Managing Director responsible for leading Ocean Tomo’s Valuation practice. Mr. D’Souza’s work has focused on valuations of intangible, intellectual property, and tangible assets for acquisitions and divestitures, bankruptcy and restructuring, establishment of intellectual property monetization strategies including licensing, mergers and joint venture/partnership formations, litigation support, and financial reporting and tax matters. Mr. D’Souza also has experience performing business enterprise, equity and debt valuations. Industries in which he has experience include wireless and wired communications, semiconductors, life sciences/pharmaceuticals, computer hardware and software, various light and heavy manufacturing (e.g., pulp/paper, automotive, plastics), and energy/utilities (primarily power generation).
Prior to Ocean Tomo, Mr. D’Souza led a corporate services valuation practice at an independent valuation firm and spent a major portion of his career in public accounting, first at Coopers & Lybrand LLP and then KPMG LLP, where he was a Senior Manager in their State and Local Tax practice and then acted as the Midwest Director for all tangible asset and energy/utility industry valuation services that included business enterprise and intangible asset valuations.
Mr. D’Souza has served as an expert witness in intellectual property, intangible asset, business enterprise and equity valuation disputes, having testified in Delaware Chancery Court and the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois. He is a frequent speaker as well as an instructor on intellectual property matters. He is a Graduate of DePaul University, with a BS in Finance, Minor in Accounting.