Annapoorani Bhat

Senior Manager

Annapoorani specializes in valuation and related consulting services for companies in the health sciences sector, including providers, payers, and pharmaceutical 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 the financial reporting of acquired intangible assets.

She also has extensive experience performing fair market value analysis of services in the healthcare setting.  This includes the determination of bona fide service fees related to drug pricing for the pharmaceutical sector and fair market value compensation for physician services in the context of arrangements including employment agreements and professional services 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 member of the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) and an active member in the AHLA Women’s Leadership Council.