John Kwon - BDO New York

John Kwon


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

John Kwon leads BDO’s Valuation & Business Analytics practice in the greater New York area. He has more than 25 years of valuation experience serving clients in the technology, telecommunications, media, industrial products, consumer products, and life sciences industries for purposes of financial and tax reporting, mergers and acquisitions, strategic advice, dispute and litigation, and arbitration.

John has substantial experience in the valuation of business enterprises and assets. He has provided services domestically and globally for a range of valuation purposes, including transaction negotiation support, fairness opinions, and strategic planning. He has also provided advice regarding business operations, decision analysis support, market assessment and planning, and capital planning and efficiency.

John has spoken on numerous occasions, including the New York State Bar Association, the World Research Group, and the Strategic Research Institute. He has guest-lectured at New York University and is a contributing author to The Fairness Opinion: A User’s Guide for Fiduciaries (McGraw-Hill, 2005).

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Appraisers, Candidate Member


M.B.A., Finance, New York University
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Community Involvement Board of Directors
Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors (2001 to 2009)