Stafford Schmidt


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New York, NY
P: 212.294.0106

Stafford Schmidt joined the firm in 2021. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for Deloitte & Touche as a senior accountant specializing in company valuation analysis. While working there, he developed skills used in building expectations based on peer groups, industry trends and market factors.

Before starting business school, Stafford lived in the Marshall Islands where he was a full-time volunteer that provided service in the community and initiated outreach programs for representatives in remote locations.

Relevant Experience

  • Share-based Compensation GAAP
  • Private Equity Industry
  • Financial Services
  • Financial Analysis
  • Data Analytics
  • Research


Blog | December 7, 2021
New SEC Accounting Guidance on Valuation of Spring-Loaded Equity Compensation Awards
By Stafford Schmidt, Rebecca Jordan, Austin T. Kim
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Alert | November 2, 2021
FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update on Simplifying the Valuation of Share-Based Awards for Nonpublic Companies
By Stafford Schmidt, Thomas M. Haines
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