Matthias Schumacher

Mathias Schumacher

Associate Fellow

Saïd Business School
Park End Street




Mathias Schumacher is the Valuation Leader for the UK and Co-City Leader for London at Duff & Phelps, a global corporate finance advisory firm with over 3,500 employees.

Mathias has more than 20 years of international experience in business valuation, transaction consulting and purchase price allocation. Mathias also advises many private equity firms, hedge funds, venture capital, sovereign wealth and infrastructure funds on valuation issues. He is responsible for portfolio valuation services across Europe.

Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, Mathias was with PricewaterhouseCoopers and Standard & Poor's Corporate Value Consulting. Throughout his career, he has developed expertise in advising global clients on cross-border transactions. Mathias also has in-depth experience in performing impairment tests, valuing intangible assets and performing purchase price allocations across multiple industries.

Mathias holds a B.B.A. in Finance from the Verwaltungs und Wirtschaftsakademie in Germany and a degree from the Paris-Sorbonne University. He is fluent in German and English and proficient in French and Spanish.


Mathias has been a frequent speaker at conferences on valuation topics. As part of the valuation course at Säid Business School and the London School of Economics, he has led multiple valuation workshops with case studies.