Neil de Gray is a director at Duff & Phelps in the Toronto office.
Since 2010, Neil’s practice has focused exclusively on valuation, damages quantification and M&A advisory services. Neil has prepared and critiqued numerous expert reports in both litigious and non-litigious matters, including business valuations, shareholder disputes, tax disputes, damages quantification, and sell-side and buy-side M&A. Neil has been qualified and has testified as an expert in business valuation in the Tax Court of Canada.
Neil has experience in a wide variety of industries and has authored several articles and presentations on business valuation and corporate finance topics. Neil obtained his Bachelor of Commerce (high distinction – director’s award) from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. He is a chartered professional accountant (CPA, CA) placing on the National Honour Roll in 2008, and a chartered business valuator (CBV).
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, Neil spent several years with a global accounting firm providing assurance and advisory services to large public companies operating in the financial services and asset management sectors. In his spare time Neil enjoys golfing, ice hockey and travelling.