Andrew Lin is a Vice President with Compass Lexecon based in Chicago. He specializes in valuation, financial statement analysis and accounting. He has worked on cases in various sectors including banking, healthcare, and media. Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, he worked as an auditor for BDO Seidman where he audited various accounts including accruals, leases and stock-based compensation and assisted in the preparation of GAAP financial statements. He has completed a Masters in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Bachelors in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley. He also currently holds the Chartered Financial Analyst, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst, and Certified Public Accountant licenses as well the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement.