Frank Ilett

Managing Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Frank Ilett

Managing Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Frank Ilett has been a forensic accountant for more than 25 years, first giving oral evidence in 1999.  He has worked on more than 175 investigation and expert witness cases and has experience of English high court litigation, international arbitration and mediation.

Frank has provided expert evidence on loss, damages and other accounting matters across a wide range of industry sectors including technology and telecommunications, oil and gas, financial services, retail and distribution, manufacturing, government and infrastructure, utilities, transport, real estate, professional services and sport.  He has given oral evidence many times in the English courts and before international arbitration tribunals, and is an appointed arbitrator’s assessor.

Frank’s main areas of focus are assessing loss of profits and value arising from breaches of contract, statutory duty, negligence and advising on post transaction disputes.  He has a particular specialism in disputes in the technology sector.  Frank also has experience of assessing losses arising from anti-competitive practices.  He has acted as expert in a wide variety of valuation disputes and he has led a number of accounting fraud investigations in the UK.

Frank is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).  He is an approved determining expert on the ICAEW President’s appointments list, a Member of the Expert Witness Institute and a CEDR-Accredited Mediator.

Frank is a regular speaker and presenter on quantum issues in litigation, completion accounts disputes and other dispute-related matters and has published numerous articles.