American University, Kogod School of Business, M.S., Finance
University of Colorado, Boulder, B.A., Economics, Emphasis: Quantitative Economics, Minor: Mathematics
Erica Hills is a Vice President of AltaView and is located in the firm’s New York office. Throughout her career, Erica has provided business valuation and financial advisory services for high-net-worth individuals, family offices, investment funds, and operating companies. Erica’s primary area of focus is the determination of discounts for lack of control, lack of marketability, lack of voting rights, and multiple tiers of ownership for entities that hold both traditional and non-traditional assets.
Erica's practice areas include tax planning and compliance, financial reporting, corporate and succession planning, and transaction advisory. She has valued a wide range of securities including limited partnership and limited liability company interests, common stock, preferred stock, restricted securities, and private debt. Erica’s diverse background makes her an ideal adviser for the valuation of multi-entity, tiered ownership structures and entities with unique assets.
In addition, Erica has particular expertise in the following areas:
Privately owned companies across a wide range of industries
Pass-through entities (S Corp, LLC, LP)
Discounts for lack of control and lack of marketability
Fractional interests in real property
Intra-family promissory notes
Complex ownership structures and multi-tiered entities
Interests in hedge funds and private equity funds
Prior to joining AltaView, Erica was a Senior Consultant at Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP (Deloitte). Prior to Deloitte, Erica performed valuation engagements at Stout Risius Ross, LLC and FMV Opinions, Inc. Erica started her career at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.