Hernando Gomez is a Director in the Management Advisory Services Department at MBAF with 20+ years of experience advising local and international companies and entrepreneurs. He has focused his practice in business valuations, mergers & acquisitions, debt management, financial modeling and litigation support for various industries including automotive dealerships, banks & financial institutions, investment funds, manufacturing, logistics, professional services, real estate, construction, hospitality, sports & entertainment, technology, utilities, retail and wholesale/distribution.
Hernando manages national and international engagements to assist clients from SMEs to multi-billion dollar operations. He prepares valuation analysis and complex valuation models for the following purposes: business transactions (M&A), financial reporting including goodwill/intangible asset impairment analysis (ASC 350) and purchase price allocation analysis (ASC 805); stock option valuations and equity based compensation analysis (ASC 718) , tax, arbitration & litigation matters. Hernando has designed and trained business valuation programs and has led the business valuation discussion group.
Hernando has traveled extensively delivering business valuation and other business/management-related seminars in 20+ countries worldwide. He has been invited as an international speaker to conferences in North America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia, and Europe. He has also participated as a guest speaker at multiple universities in South Florida.
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) – Miami Chapter BV Program Chair, 2018-2020; Miami Chapter IPP, 2017-2018; Miami Chapter President, 2015-2017; BV National Conference Planning Committee Member 2016-2017
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) – Valuation, Forensic Accounting & Litigation Committee Member, 2017-2018
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce – Group Chair of International Business and Executive Board Member, 2016-2019; Americas Linkage Committee Chair, 2014-2016; Banking and Finance Committee Member and Leadership Miami Graduate
Florida International Bankers Association (FIBA) – Vice Chair, Asian Markets Committee
Hong Kong Business Association of Florida – Co-Founding Member and Board Member
BBVA Compass – South Florida Market Advisory Board Member
Barry University – Business School’s Dean Advisory Circle Member
BNI Platinum – Former Treasurer
History Miami’s Flagler Street Society – Member
Junior Chamber International (JCI) – International Training Fellow (ITF) and JCI Senator
United Way of Miami-Dade – Young Leader and Impact Counsel Committee Member
Universidad del Norte – Alumni Miami Chapter Committee Chairman
Florida International University – Master in International Business (MIB)
Universidad del Norte – Master in Business Administration (MBA)
Universidad del Norte – Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Postgraduate degrees in Finance and in Project Management
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