Steve Huffines is a Senior Managing Director with Ankura Capital Advisors. He has transaction advisory expertise. Steve has provided financial advisory services to companies in a wide variety of industries for over 25 years. A former #1 All Star Wall Street Journal Analyst, he has extensive expertise in alternative investment valuation, including marking illiquid investments to market for financial and investor reporting. Clients include hedge funds and private equity firms, as well as investment advisors, institutional investors, and broker dealers. His industry expertise also extends to other financial institutions including banks, thrifts, and insurance firms.
Steve has provided financial advisory services to companies in a wide variety of industries for over 20 years. Steve has extensive experience with alternative investment firms including private equity firms, hedge funds, investment advisors, and broker-dealers. His experience extends to other financial services firms including banks and thrifts, property/casualty insurance companies, life/health insurance companies, reinsurance companies, insurance brokers, and agencies.
Steve has acted as financial advisor to many companies engaged in transactions. These engagements have included divestitures, fairness opinions, initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, rating agency review, feasibility studies, and due diligence. He has also executed a wide variety of engagements for financial reporting and tax purposes, as well as dispute resolution.
Execution of these engagements has relied on his expertise in the valuations of many types of securities, including common equity (C-corporation and S-corporation), partnership interests, mutual policy-holders’ interests, preferred equity, debt, convertible securities, options, and warrants. In addition, he has valued a wide variety of intangible assets and financial assets and has participated in tangible asset valuations.
Steve’s professional experience includes: