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Business Valuation Certifications and Designations


The following guide provides sources for information on professional accreditation credentials awarded to qualified business appraisers by the major professional appraisal organizations.


American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
AM - Accredited Member
ASA - Accredited Senior Appraiser
FASA - Fellow of the American Society of Appraisers
CEIV - Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations

The American Society of Appraisers is an international organization of appraisal professionals, with appraisal disciplines covered including appraisal review and management, business valuation, gems and jewelry, machinery and technical specialties, personal property, and real property. Its member directory is searchable by name, geographic location, appraisal discipline, specialty, and keyword.


Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA)
ABV - Accredited in Business Valuation
CEIV - Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations

ABV credential holders are AICPA members who have met the education, examination, and business valuation experience requirements necessary to be designated as "Accredited in Business Valuation". The CEIV credential is available to AICPA members and other qualified professionals who perform fair value measurements for corporate entities and intangible assets for financial reporting purposes.


National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
CVA - Certified Valuation Analyst

NACVA is a professional organization which offers certifications in business valuation and financial forensics, with certifications offered to its members including the CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst), ABAR (Accredited in Business Appraisal Review), and MAFF (Master Analyst in Financial Forensics). Its member directory is searchable by name, industry, specialty, city, state, zip code, and country.


CBV Institute
CBV - Chartered Business Valuator

The CBV Institute is a professional accrediting body in the field of business valuation in Canada, and offers the CBV (Chartered Business Valuator) designation to qualified business appraisers who meet its education, examination, and business valuation experience requirements. Its member directory is searchable by first name, last name, company, biography keywords, country, and state or province.



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