Valuation Workshop of HKUST-Sino One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition 2022

2nd June 2022
Session Details
2 Jun 2022 16:00 - 17:00
Program Details

Deadline :
2 Jun 2022 16:00

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Organised by :
HKUST Entrepreneurship Center

We are excited to have Mr. Vincent PangManaging Director of AVISTA Group, joining us in this workshop and sharing with you a few tips on valuation.  

Vincent will share with you some insights in identifying key value drivers of business and selecting the most appropriate valuation methodology that reflect business worth. He will also explore some possible material valuation issues that may have a significant impact on the result to prepare for queries from the judging panel. Join us and find out what is your business worth.


Please see the below details for the workshop:

Competition Workshop Series: What is Your Business Worth?

Date and Time: 2 June 2022 (Thurs), 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Venue: Online via Zoom



  • Identify key value drivers of the business
  • Understand the business operations and asses the financial health and growth potential of the business
  • Select the most appropriate valuation methodology and develop financial projections that reflect business worth
  • Evaluate the feasibility of the business forecast with extensive market research
  • Adopt appropriate parameters in the valuation model curated for startups to provide an estimation of business value
  • Articulate possible material valuation issues that may have a significant impact on the result to prepare for queries from the judging panel


Speaker Bio:

Mr. Vincent Pang
CFA, FCPA, FCPA (Aust.), MRICS, RICS Registered Valuer
Managing Director - AVISTA Group

Vincent is the founder and Managing Director of AVISTA Group, leading the firms valuation, risk management, ESG and IT advisory practices in Hong Kong and the PRC.

Vincent has 20 years of experience in financial valuation, M&A advisory, business consulting and corporate investment, advising clients in a range of industries, including TMT, financial services, pharmaceutical and energy etc. Hence, he has been leading the firm to make breakthroughs in these areas, established a client portfolio of 1000+ listed and pre-IPO companies in Hong Kong and overseas stock exchanges. 

Before founding AVISTA, Vincent served as Associate Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers and was in charge of the valuation division in Beijing. He has advised numerous large M&A deals in the PRC and overseas for multinational corporations and Chinese state-owned enterprises. He also has extensive experiences in providing valuation services for US and HK IPO listings.