Edward Ascoli

Director of Valuation and Modeling

Professional Experience:

  • Goldman Sachs


  • BA in Economics from the University of Sussex (United Kingdom)

Get to know Edward

Edward has taught accounting, modeling, valuation, credit, and capital markets to finance professionals and consultants since 2000. His energetic and engaging classroom style and deep level of finance knowledge has enabled him to teach thousands of analysts and associates at the top investment banks, private equity funds and asset managers around the world. He also has a wealth of experience teaching at restructuring firms, consulting firms and corporations.

Prior to his teaching career, Edward worked at Goldman Sachs in London and New York, for their in-house product training team. During his time at Goldman, he traveled the world training and advising investment banking, equity research analysts and external clients on Goldman Sachs’ valuation methodologies. He also worked closely with the Goldman Sachs in-house valuation team.

Edward has experience auditing and building standard models for clients. He has also authored two books on financial modeling.

He has delivered training programs for clients such as Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, UBS, Boston Consulting Group, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, and many others. He has taught programs for finance professionals in the U.S., Europe and in Asia. He has also been a visiting lecturer at London Business School and IE Business School in Madrid.