Julius Koo is a Director at Secretariat, based in Toronto. He has 15 years of experience practicing exclusively in the areas of business valuation and damages quantification related to international arbitrations and Canadian domestic litigation. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA), and a Chartered Business Valuator (CBV). Mr. Koo’s work experience includes a wide range of industries including pharmaceuticals and healthcare, mining, oil and gas, consumer products and services, manufacturing, and financial institutions. He has prepared independent business valuation reports for public and private companies, and has prepared independent expert reports on damages related to disputes arising in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Mr. Koo has prepared numerous expert reports filed in various courts, including the Federal Court of Canada and the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. He has also been involved in preparing expert reports for international arbitrations in various arbitral institutions, including the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the International Centre for Dispute Resolution of the American Arbitration Association, and the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber.
Mr. Koo has acted as an instructor at the Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA) Expert Witness Questioning Training Programs held internationally, as well as at advocacy training programs conducted for law firms. He has also been involved in the education and training of Chartered Business Valuators.