Mark Kucik is founder of The Kucik Valuation Group, LLC, of Chicago, Illinois, specializing in business valuations of family owned and closely held securities for use in estate tax planning, financial statement reporting, estate tax returns, gift tax returns, buy-sell agreements, purchase/sale transactions, ESOPs, economic damages, matrimonial, and shareholder disputes.
Mr. Kucik is the past chair and current member of the NACVA® Executive Advisory Board, past chair and current member of the NACVA Standards Committee, a member of the International Glossary Task Force, and the North American Business Valuation Standards Council. He is an instructor on NACVA’s Training Development Team and serves on NACVA’s Education Quality Assurance Board.
Mr. Kucik has over 28 years professional experience, 18 years specializing in business valuation. He was awarded NACVA’s Outstanding Member, Outstanding Instructor, Instructor of Great Distinction, Circle of Light, and the prestigious Thomas R. Porter Lifetime Achievement Award. He also presents valuation seminars throughout the Chicago area. Mr. Kucik is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Valuation Analyst® (CVA®), Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Analyst (CM&AA®), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF®), and Certified Patent Valuation Analyst (CPVA). He is a member of AICPA® and the Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS). Mr. Kucik is a graduate of Loyola University of Chicago.