Jordon Joins BKD Forensics & Valuation Services
HOUSTON – Angela Morelock, managing partner of BKD’s Forensics & Valuation Services (FVS) division, is pleased to announce the addition of Jim Jordon as a managing director for FVS in the Houston office. Jordon will focus on assisting BKD’s energy and private funds clients with their transaction- and valuation-related needs, as well as clients’ valuation needs in various other industries.
Jordon has more than 20 years of experience providing business valuations for financial reporting, intellectual property, buy-sell agreements, federal tax and other regulatory purposes. His engagements have included assisting in both buy- and sell-side advisory, transaction structuring, debt capacity analysis and valuation studies. Jordon has been qualified as an expert witness involving valuation and mergers and acquisitions issues, including testifying and preparing expert reports used in state, federal and the International Court of Justice jurisdictions. His experience encompasses several industries, including energy and natural resources, chemicals, manufacturing and distribution and health care.
Before joining BKD, Jordon was a managing director at an international accounting firm, where he worked in valuation and transaction advisory services. Jordon also has been the managing editor of a nationally recognized business valuation publication and transaction database.
Jordon is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) and member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of Houston, where he is a past president and current advisory board member. In addition, he was a founding board member of CFA Societies of Texas. Jordon also is an accredited senior appraiser and member of the American Society of Appraisers. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University in College Station with a B.B.A. degree in finance.