Desmond, Marcello & Amster
6060 Center Drive, Suite 825
Los Angeles, CA 90045
d. (310) 216-1400
Beach Cities North
Madeleine Mamaux, CFA, ASA
With more than 20 years of business valuation experience, Ms. Mamaux currently serves as one of DM&A’s experts on a range of topics including loss of goodwill in eminent domain proceedings, economic damages, and business valuation assignments for purposes including gift and estate tax, partnership and corporate dissolution, shareholder buyouts, strategic planning, acquisition, and financing.
Ms. Mamaux began her business valuation career as a financial analyst at DM&A from 1989 to 1991. She left to earn her MBA and gained significant analytical experience in the investment industry before rejoining DM&A in 1997 as valuation manager. Ms. Mamaux became a principal at the firm in 2001 and a partner in 2007.
During her years away from DM&A, Ms. Mamaux analyzed investment opportunities in fixed-income securities for Teachers’ Insurance and Annuity Association (TIAA), the nation’s largest private pension fund. She also held an analytical position at Fitch Investors Service, an international bond-rating agency, where she was responsible for assigning credit ratings to large multinational companies.
Ms. Mamaux has provided testimony in Los Angeles Superior Court and in arbitration proceedings. As a Chartered Financial Analyst, she is a member of the Association of Investment Management and Research and the Los Angeles Society of Financial Analysts. Ms. Mamaux is also an Accredited Senior Appraiser in Business Valuation by the American Society of Appraisers and a member of the International Right of Way Association (IRWA).
Ms. Mamaux graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree from Claremont McKenna College. She majored in economics and mathematics and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She holds a master’s degree in business administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, graduating with distinction with a degree in finance.