Ettore Comi is a Senior Economist at Econ One Research, Inc. in Washington, D.C. He has over ten years of consulting experience assisting clients in the areas of valuation, contractual disputes, antitrust, and finance. Mr. Comi specializes in litigation matters, providing economic and financial expertise with particular emphasis on valuation of businesses, economic damages, and economic issues related to liability. He has consulted on a variety of cases involving Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) valuation models or requiring the analysis and management of large, complex transactional databases.
His experience covers disputes in different countries and in a variety of industries, including chemicals, electricity, mining, oil and gas, telecommunications, transportation, food distribution, real estate, pharmaceutical, hospitality, computer hardware, and computer software. Recent assignments have included the quantification of economic damages in high stakes international investment and commercial arbitration proceedings under the rules of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).
Mr. Comi was selected among the most highly regarded valuation practitioners in the 2017 edition of “Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration,” an independent annual research with clients and peers around the world. He has served as an expert witness with the National Institute for Trial Advocacy and he is a member of the National Association for Business Economics.
Before joining Econ One, Mr. Comi structured financial products for institutional investors and provided market valuation of equity portfolios for the alternative investments industry in Switzerland. He also taught courses in financial derivatives, portfolio theory, and corporate finance.
M.A. in Economics, State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo, NY
B.A. in Business and Economics, Università Carlo Cattaneo (LIUC), Italy
Econ One, 2008 – present
On Finance SA, 2006 – 2008
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, 2005