Shilpa Chandra, Ph.D. - Vice President Shilpa Chandra, Ph.D. - MPI Business Valuations

Shilpa Chandra, Ph.D.

Shilpa has more than a decade of industry experience in the areas of valuation consulting, corporate treasury, and portfolio management. She has performed numerous valuations of businesses and assets for acquisition, divestiture, financing, financial reporting, and tax. She has worked with clients, across a wide range of industries, including financial services (structured products, portfolio management, ECNs and brokerage, insurance), manufacturing, technology, and consumer services (travel and leisure, internet companies). She has prepared valuation analyses for presentation to senior management, directors, and stockholders of client companies, as well as to attorneys, accountants, other fiduciaries, and the Internal Revenue Service. The valuation work and analyses prepared by Shilpa have been used for the following purposes: purchase price allocations – financial reporting, indefinite-lived impairment testing, finite-lived impairment testing, mergers & acquisitions advisory work including the purchase and sale of companies, tax restructurings and reorganizations, estate and gift tax valuations, purchase and sale of minority and/or controlling ownership interests, valuing preferred stocks and debt securities, cheap stock valuations, equity shared based compensation valuations, including pricing for ESOP related transactions. Shilpa also has extensive experience in the general valuation of technology, trademarks/brands, customer relationships, contracts, and other intangible assets.

Prior to joining MPI, Shilpa has worked as a Director, Experienced Manager with the Corporate Advisory and Valuation Consulting groups of Grant Thornton, LLP, BDO USA, LLP, and Duff & Phelps Corp.


  • University of Texas at Austin - Ph.D


  • Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi