Dominika Karsznia

Dominika is a Partner at ValueMind, she is a court expert in the field of finance and valuation. Dominika works with clients as well as litigators in various law firms throughout Poland. Her financial expertise is primarily focused on damage calculations and support in financial aspects of litigation. With more than 20 years of professional experience in transactions, due diligence, business modelling and valuation Dominika advises on quantum and prepares financial and business analysis for the purposes of domestic and international arbitration as well as common court proceedings.

As associate partner, Dominika was the leader of the Polish Valuation and Business Modelling team at EY. She was responsible for financial analysis and valuations prepared for transaction, tax, accounting as well as statutory purposes. She completed series of finance management, accounting, modelling and business valuation courses organized by the American Society of Appraisers, Kaplan Schweser as well as internally by EY.

Dominika’s experience covers wide range of professional advisory services related to:

  • calculation of damages, preparation of expert opinions and rebuttal reports;
  • financial due diligence, SPA review and financial analysis of company’s historical performance based on statutory financial statements as well as management accounts;
  • fairness opinions, valuations of businesses, organized parts of enterprises, intangible and fixed assets;
  • preparation of business plans, financial forecasts and financial models, private investor tests (TPI);
  • purchase price allocation in accordance with IFRS3 and impairment tests in accordance with IAS 36;
  • analysis of investment projects, scenario and sensitivity analysis as well as synergy analysis;

Dominika advised major private equity funds on the Polish market, was involved in projects for key market players in the telecommunication sector as well as in the consolidation of the Polish healthcare sector. She supported the biggest Polish energy companies in the field of regulatory / compliance requirements, worked with retail chains and wholesalers as well as real estate and construction sector companies.