David Seiden

David Seiden

Managing Director, Mid-Atlantic & Southeast Regions

Areas of Expertise

  • Asset Valuation
  • Client Relations
  • Field Examination Services
  • Liquidation Strategies
  • Restructuring Solutions

Business Securities

  • Bankruptcy and Distressed Businesses
  • Business Case Development and Feasibility
  • Corporate Stock Buy-back Transactions
  • Evaluation of Purchase Offers
  • Evaluation of Sale Offers
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financing Transactions
  • Gift and Estate and Tax Planning
  • Goodwill Impairment Testing
  • Insurance Underwriting
  • IP Licensing Arrangements
  • Property Tax,Transfer Pricing and Other Tax Purposes
  • Purchase Price Allocation
  • Sales Utility Tax Exemption
  • Stock Options
  • Transactions Involving Partners and Shareholders

Fixed Asset Advisory

  • Compliance & Reporting
  • Tax Services
  • Transaction Due Diligence & Risk Management

Intangible Assets

  • Brands
  • Contracts
  • Copyrights
  • Customer Lists
  • Domain Names
  • Patents
  • Resource Rights
  • Royalty Streams
  • Trade Names
  • Trademarks


  • Automotive
  • Building Products
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Grocery
  • Home Furnishings & Home Improvement
  • Metals
  • Paper & Packaging
  • Retail
  • Wine & Spirits

Machinery & Equipment

  • Construction
  • Heavy Mobile
  • Metalworking
  • Oil & Gas
  • Plastics Processing
  • Textiles
  • Transportation

Operations Management

  • CEO / COO / Interim Management
  • Due Diligence for Acquisitions
  • Operational Turnarounds


  • Emory University


David Seiden joined B. Riley Advisory Services in 2003 as Managing Director. He focuses on developing and enhancing client relationships and provides asset valuation, liquidation strategies and restructuring solutions for lenders and borrowers.

Prior to joining B. Riley, David spent the majority of his career working for major lending and financial institutions including Fremont Financial, Foothill Capital, Bank of America and Goldstein, Golub, Kessler, LLP.

Seiden received a Bachelor of Science in Administration and Accounting from Emory University. He is a member of the ACG, SFNet, and TMA, and supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, The Sandwich Project and FIDF.

David proudly serves AL, DE, FL, GA, MD, MS, PA, NC, NC, TN, VA, West VA and Washington DC.

B. Riley Advisory Services works with lenders, law firms, private equity sponsors and companies of all types. Our Advisory Services are a unique mix of Valuation and Appraisal Services including asset-based lending (ABL) Valuations; Restructuring and Turnaround Management; Forensic Accounting and Litigation Support; Operations Management; Compliance, Risk & Resilience Services; and Transaction Support Services including Due Diligence and Quality of Earnings Reviews. B. Riley Advisory Services is the trade name for GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group, LLC, Great American Group Advisory & Valuation Services, LLC, Great American Group Machinery & Equipment, LLC, and Great American Group Intellectual Property Advisors, LLC.