Director of Business Valuations, Sobel EAC Valuations
Monica Kaden joined the SobelCo team in 2019 as a Director serving in the Sobel EAC Valuations Practice. She began her career as a commercial lender for a large British Bank before transitioning to a role in the corporate finance group of a “Big Four” CPA firm. Her journey in the valuation profession continued to evolve for more than 23 years as she continued her focus on business valuation services and litigation support.
During the years she spent pursuing a dynamic career at large regional accounting firms, Monica earned several prestigious credentials including being recognized as an accredited senior appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers (ASA), accredited in business valuation by the AICPA, and as a certified healthcare financial professional with the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). Her contributions range from assisting with negotiations of business and assets sales to performing valuations and economic damage calculations and testifying as a business valuation expert. Because of the depth of her experiences and the combination of knowledge, training, and leadership skills Monica adds real value for our clients. As a result, Monica was recognized as an integral part of this practice group from her first day at SobelCo.
Although Monica has developed a strong reputation encompassing key areas including divorce and shareholder disputes, valuing intangible assets, calculating lost profits, performing purchase price allocations, valuing businesses for sale or purchase, and more, the credentials she has earned in the healthcare sector specifically are unparalleled. As a result, over the years her clients have included many of the largest hospitals in New Jersey.
Monica is especially well regarded for her proficiencies in valuing a wide variety of healthcare-related practices, such as medical practices, pharmacies, dental practices, urgent care centers, imaging centers, and ambulatory surgery centers as well. Her counsel is sought by those who are considering a sale or an acquisition as well as those who require clarification on litigation matters regarding transactions that are specific health care laws.
Along with her professional accomplishments in the healthcare sector, Monica is a much sought-after speaker, having been invited three times to address the health law symposium in New Jersey as well as a five-time guest speaker at the NJ CPA Society specifically regarding healthcare valuation.
Often called on to assist the media or to author her own articles, she is recognized for contributing to the local media and to technical publications, such as The Value Examiner Magazine and NACVA Quick Read, as well as to nationally branded magazines like Forbes, Real Estate Journal, and Physician Money Digest - to name just a few.