Steven J. Sherman ('79)
Managing Director, Loop Capital
Steve Sheramn leads Loop Capital’s Financial Consulting Services practice. Headquartered in Chicago, Loop Capital is a full-service investment bank and advisory firm with over 200 employees. Steve has over 35 years of valuation and diligence experience related to acquisitions, divestitures, financial reporting, tax planning, and expert testimony. Steve is based in Chicago, Illinois.
Prior to joining Loop Capital, Steve led KPMG’s Global Valuations Practice for eight years, overseeing a network of 1,200 professionals in more than 50 countries.
He served as Chairman of the Standards Board of the International Valuations Standards Council (IVSC) for six years ending in 2016. The IVSC is recognized globally as the leading standards setter for the valuation profession.
Steve has lectured extensively to organizations including the AICPA, the American Society of Appraisers and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and has provided expert perspectives on valuation issues to media outlets worldwide. He is a board member of the Chicago Urban League and the Anti-Defamation League and is a Trustee of The Appraisal Foundation.
Steve holds a BBA from Ohio University.and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a CPA and a Senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers.