|[January 17, 2013]
Gordon Titley Joins Great American Group UK Subsidiary, GA Europe Valuations Limited, as Director of Valuations
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
GA Europe Valuations Limited, a subsidiary of Great American Group, Inc.
(OTCBB: GAMR), has hired Gordon Titley to serve as Director of
Valuations residing in its London office.
Titley, who has more than 20 years of experience in asset-based lending
and business restructuring, will manage the valuation activities for the
company in Europe. His responsibilities will include a growing team of
professionals to support machinery, stock, and corporate valuations,
while also providing management for quality control and client
consultation. In addition to his role in Europe, Mr. Titley will also be
assisting in long-range strategic and organizational planning for the
Company's global appraisal business.
"Focusing on our continuing investment and commitment to building a
worldwide valuation practice, I am excited about the superior skills and
industry knowledge Gordon brings to the team," said Lester Friedman, CEO
of Great American Group's Advisory & Valuation Services Division. "His
experience, leadership and presence in London, one of our most active
growth regions, are sure to enhance our ability to provide the highest
quality of service and professionalism to our clients."
Titley most recently served as a partner with ReSolve Partners LLP,
where he was responsible for maintaining and developing relationships
with asset-based lenders and banks. Prior to that, he was chief
operating officer with Duff & Phelps Ltd., a UK subsidiary of a global
provider of financial advisory and investment banking services.
He began his caree with GMAC Commercial Finance Plc, a subsidiary of
one of the world's largest financial services companies. Over his nearly
20 years with GMAC, he worked in a variety of capacities and eventually
served as president/managing director supervising more than 200
employees with responsibility for more than $1.3 billion of lending
Great American Group's Advisory and Valuation Services division conducts
thousands of appraisals per year representing hundreds of billions in
assets annually. The company provides inventory appraisal reports for
asset-based lenders, turnaround management professionals, accounting and
private equity firms around the world. Services include initial
valuation, collateral monitoring, asset management, and merger and
acquisition advisory services for all types of businesses. For more
information about services available through Great American Group,
contact (818) 884-3737 or visit www.greatamerican.com.
About Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR)
Great American Group is a leading provider of asset disposition and
auction solutions, advisory and valuation services, capital investment,
and real estate advisory services for an extensive array of companies. A
trusted strategic partner at every stage of the business lifecycle,
Great American Group efficiently deploys resources with sector expertise
to assist companies, lenders, capital providers, private equity
investors and professional service firms in maximizing the value of
their assets. The company has in-depth experience within the retail,
industrial, real estate, healthcare, energy and technology industries.
The corporate headquarters is located in Woodland Hills, Calif. with
additional offices in Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, N.C., Chicago, Dallas,
New York, San Francisco and London. For more information, call (818)
884-3737 or visit www.greatamerican.com.
About GA Europe Valuations Limited
GA Europe Valuations Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the
publicly listed Great American Group Inc. Based in the United Kingdom
and focusing on European business, GA Europe Valuations Limited delivers
appraisal services that accurately reflect the recovery value of assets.
The Company is on the panel of all primary lenders and is a trusted
partner to banks, private equity houses and asset based lenders. For
more information visit www.gaevaluations.co.uk.
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