Partner, Oakland Office

Professional Experience

Peter Wheeler is a partner in the Oakland office of Bay Valuation Advisors, LLC (“BVA”). He possesses over 25 years of experience providing a wide range of financial valuation services to leading technology companies around the world. Peter specializes in the valuation of equities and intangible assets in the context of mergers and acquisition, financing transactions and tax planning activities. He is particularly experienced with financial reporting valuation issues related to Accounting Standards Codification (“ASC”) Nos. 805, 820, 350, 360 and 718, as well as tax planning and compliance issues related to IRC 409a and a wide variety of other tax, bankruptcy and litigation related valuation issues.

Prior to joining BVA, Peter was a partner in the Advisory Services practice of Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, serving at various times as the Northern Pacific Region’s Valuation Practice Unit Leader and the National Valuation Practice’s Technology Industry Sector Leader. During his 15 year career at Deloitte, Peter’s role involved providing services to many of the largest technology companies in the world in connection with some of their most important transactions. He was also actively involved in serving a number of privately-held companies from early stages of development through sale or IPO. 


BBA, Economics and Finance, Baylor University
MBA, Hankamer School of Business, Baylor University

Professional Accreditations

Accredited Senior Appraiser, Business Valuation, American Society of Appraisers (1994-2014)


Peter is married and lives with his wife and two children in Los Altos, California.