Daniel S. Dane


Financial Advisory:
Divestitures, Fairness opinions, Investment advisory and due diligence, Merger activities, Transaction management, Valuations

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Market Analysis and Resource Planning:
Project development

Cash working capital, Cost allocation, Cost of capital and return on equity, Lead-lag studies, Management audits, Prudence and project management reviews, Regulatory policy, Regulatory strategy, Revenue requirements

Daniel S. Dane

Executive Vice President & Board Member

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Summary of Experience

Mr. Dane has over 20 years of experience in the energy and financial services industries providing advisory services to power companies, natural gas pipelines, and local gas distribution companies in the areas of regulation and ratemaking, litigation support, generating asset divestitures, valuation, financial statement audits and analysis, and the examination of financial reporting systems and controls. He has also provided expert testimony on regulated ratemaking matters for investor- and provincially-owned utilities, including revenue requirements, the cost of capital, capital structure, lead-lag studies/cash working capital, and rate base development.

Mr. Dane is a certified public accountant and is a licensed securities professional (NASD Series 7, 28, 63, 79, and 99). In addition to his consulting work, he serves as the Financial and Operations Principal of CE Capital Advisors, a FINRA-Member firm and a subsidiary of Concentric Energy Advisors. CE Capital is a securities firm that provides services relating to corporate mergers and acquisitions, the valuation of securities, and capital market support. In his role at CE Capital, Mr. Dane has developed fairness opinions to Boards of Directors of companies entering into asset purchases and sales. He has led valuation modeling on multiple energy-related valuation assignments using the Income Approach, Cost Approach, and Sales Comparison Approach.


M.B.A., Boston College

B.A., Economics, Colgate University

Licensed Securities Professional: NASD Series 7, 28, 63, 79 and 99 Licenses

Testified Before

Regulatory Commission of Alaska; Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority; Illinois Commerce Commission; Maine Public Utilities Commission; Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities; New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission; New Mexico Public Regulatory Commission; Nova Scotia Utility Board; Oklahoma Corporate Commission; Ontario Energy Board; Rhode Island Division of Public Utilities and Carriers; South Dakota Public Service Commission; Public Utilities Commission of Texas; Vermont Public Utility Commission


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