Annapoorani Bhat

Principal

Annapoorani specializes in valuation and related consulting services for companies in the health sciences sector, including providers, payers, pharmaceutical companies, and healthcare technology companies. Her primary area of expertise is in the valuation of businesses and assets for financial reporting, regulatory compliance, and internal strategic planning purposes. She provides valuation consulting services to facilitate mergers, acquisitions, affiliations, and financial reporting of acquired intangible assets.

Annapoorani works primarily with health systems and other providers in valuing provider entities to facilitate transactions. She also supports fair market value compensation analyses for services in the context of arrangements that include physician employment agreements, professional services agreements, and management agreements. Additionally, Annapoorani assists provider organizations, especially academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, with their brand valuation needs regarding affiliations and joint ventures.

Annapoorani received a Bachelor of Social Sciences from the National University of Singapore, a Master of Business Administration degree from Boston College, and a Master of Social Science degree in Applied Economics from the National University of Singapore.

She is a member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and is an ASA-Accredited Senior Appraiser in the Business Valuation discipline. She is also a frequent speaker at national conferences on valuation-related topics specific to healthcare.