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The members of our firm are all senior financial professionals.  A brief summary of the backrounds of our senior professionals is provided below.

Zafar Bin Basher, CPA, CFF, ABV
• More than 20 years of diversified public accounting experience, primarily focused on valuation, litigation support, insolvency, and financial advisory services
• Prior positions:
   - Partner responsible for Business Valuation Services at Marcum LLP and Friedman LLP
   - Senior Manager in the Litigation Consulting and Bankruptcy Services Department, Margolin, Winer & Evens, LLP
   -  Adjunct professor of accounting at several universities
• B.A., University of Peshawar
• M.B.A., The Citadel
• Certified Public Accountant
• AICPA Accreditation in Business Valuation
• Certificiation in Financial Forensics
• Fulfilled the educational and practice requirements for the Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation awarded by the American Society of Appraisers

William D. Betts, Jr.
• More than 25 years’ experience in financial and operational management positions at companies involved in retail, distribution, high technology, professional services, and transportation
• Involved as employee or consultant in several major Chapter 11 bankruptcies, reorganizations, and liquidations
• Representative crisis management assignments:  Chief Financial Officer or senior financial advisor to a leading computer reseller, computer services company, software company, and airline
• Prior positions:
   - Vice President–Finance, Stern’s
   - Director of Planning and Analysis, Carson Pirie Scott
   - Assistant Controller, Wanamaker’s and Jordan Marsh
• B.S., University of Vermont
• Passed all the levels of the examination to become a Certified Business Appraiser (CBA)