LEVERAGE THE INTANGIBLE ASSETS

|BRAND VALUATION|


With the emergence of the global economy and increasing competition, brands and brand
management have become a core element of corporate policy.
Brand Valuation has become an essential strategic element in the executive management of the
modern enterprise. Well-managed brands are a significant aspect of corporate worth, often valued at
significant percentage of the enterprise value (up-to 80% in totally brand-driven companies), and can
be the most valuable asset an organization possesses.
Today brand valuation plays an essential role in many aspects of business management such as:
With the emergence of the global economy and increasing competition, brands and brand management have become a core element of corporate policy.


Brand Valuation has become an essential strategic element in the executive management of the modern enterprise. Well-managed brands are a significant aspect of corporate worth, often valued at significant percentage of the enterprise value (up-to 80% in totally brand-driven companies), and can be the most valuable asset an organization possesses.

|WHY BRAND VALUATION|


Business Strategy


  • Understand where and how the brand creates value by market, by customer segment, by product and by channel
  • Develop strategies for brand portfolios for investment, divestment and rationalization(Budget allocation)

Marketing 

  • Establish strategies to optimize brand investment & return
  • Size the potential brand value creation from brand extension into new markets, new products or new channels
  • Understand brand equity and how to track this over time


Financial Leverage


  • Size appropriate royalty rates for brand licensing to third parties
  • Size internal royalty rates for the use of the brand within groups of companies


Business and Financial Communication


  • Conduct brand valuations for balance sheet purposes by reporting unit
  • Communicate the value added by the brand on an ongoing basis to the investment community


Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures


  • Establish an appropriate price on acquisition or disposal
  • Establish the financial contribution of the brand in joint ventures and alliances
  • Separate the value of the brand from goodwill and the rest of the business

• E stablish strategies to optimize brand
investment & return.
• Size the potential brand value creation from
brand extension into new markets, new
products or new channels.
• U nderstand brand equity and how to track this
over time.
Financial Leverage
• Size appropriate royalty rates for brand licensing to third parties.
• Size internal royalty rates for the use of the brand within groups of companies.
Business and Financial Communication
• Conduct brand valuations for balance sheet purposes by reporting unit.
• Communicate the value added by the brand on an ongoing basis to the investment community.
Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures
• E stablish an appropriate price on acquisition or disposal.
• E stablish the financial contribution of the brand in joint ventures and alliances.
• Separate the value of the brand from goodwill and the rest of the business.

|BVM - BRAND VALUE MANAGEMENT|


ICM Advisors has significant capabilities in Brand Value Management in terms of industry, marketing and financial expertise of its advisors and research analysts and in terms of industry-accepted practices integrated with innovative proprietary valuation methodologies and tools.


We help clients to understand the brand by creating a business, marketing and financial model that defines the brand’s current and potential value.

Robust brand valuation methodologies and practices are now widely recognised by the business and financial community. 


We have innovated the brand valuation practice by introducing a formal assessment and valuation of the branded business, of the Intangible Asset Portfolio and of the Brand Promise Delivery (customer/channel experience).


FIND OUT MORE ABOUT BRAND VALUE MANAGEMENT

|BRAND VALUATION METHODOLOGY|


The brand valuation process is supported by extensive business/marketing research and competitive intelligence carried out by ICM Research, our dedicated unit of Research and Competitive Intelligence.


Brand Equity Score© is our proprietary methodology that assesses the brand current and potential value, based on market attractiveness, brand positioning and differentiators, business impact, market image, brand management organization and brand potential.

The methodology integrates, reinforces and qualifies the brand financial valuation recognized by the business-financial community.