Swati Kanoria

Associate Principal
Swati Kanoria | Financial Services | Charles River Associates

Dr. Swati Kanoria is an Associate Principal in CRA’s Finance Practice with an expertise in market manipulation analysis, digital assets and cryptocurrencies, discounted cash flow modelling, firm valuation and damages calculations.

She supports clients on market manipulation matters in various financial markets involving instruments such as futures and bonds. Dr. Kanoria has worked extensively on the assessment of synergies and valuation models in antitrust M&A cases. She frequently assists clients in net present value analysis including identifying appropriate discount rates, preparing cash flow forecasts, and multiples analysis. Dr. Kanoria regularly works on projects related to digital assets and cryptocurrencies. She has also consulted on cases concerning executive compensation.

Prior to joining CRA, Dr. Kanoria was a visiting scholar at the NYU Stern School of Business during the final year of her PhD. She completed her PhD in Finance at the Warwick Business School in the UK, where her research focused on empirical corporate governance and applied theory in banking. At Warwick, she taught several masters’ and undergraduate courses related to corporate finance.

Selected engagements

  • 01
    Shipbuilding project dispute with African state
    Tiago Duarte-Silva was retained by counsel on behalf of a sovereign African state in an ICC arbitration launched by a provider of maritime equipment and...
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  • 02
    Digital asset gain/loss analysis for class certification
    CRA was retained by counsel in a class certification matter to opine on whether it was possible to use a common methodology to calculate gains and losses from...
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  • 03
    Precious metals spoofing allegations
    CRA was retained by counsel to members of a precious metals trading desk as they faced charges including racketeering, conspiracy, spoofing, and attempted...
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