Ryan McCann has 5 years of experience assisting clients in the areas of valuation, contractual and investment disputes, economic analysis, and finance. He has a master’s degree in Economics from Tufts University, and a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from St. Anselm College. Mr. McCann specializes in research, analysis, and consulting in litigation matters, providing economic and financial expertise with an emphasis on valuation of businesses and economic damages in international arbitral proceedings. He has consulted on a variety of cases involving discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis, market-based valuation models, and fiscal, macroeconomic, and currency related impacts on economic damages.

Mr. McCann’s experience includes the valuation of damages in Africa, Asia, Latin Ameria, and Europe and in various industries including Transportation, Energy, Banking, Oil and Gas, Construction, Telecommunications, Agriculture, and Shipping. His services have been provided to clients involved in international investment and commercial arbitration proceedings under the rules of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, the International Chamber of Commerce, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, Society of Maritime Arbitrators, and the London Court of International Arbitration.

Mr. McCann has been recognized by independent research conducted by Who’s Who Legal as a Future Leader, quoting sources who describe him as a “very academic and clear-minded expert” who “has got it all.”

Petrobras America, Inc. v. Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.
US District Court, Case No. 4:19-CV-01410
Expert reports: November 2022, February 2023
Deposition: March 2023
Oil and gas exploration and production

XXX v. YYY (Confidential)
UNCITRAL, Case No. ####/##/#
Expert reports: February 2020, November 2020, March 2021
Hearing testimony: January 2021
Private equity

Omega Engineering LLC and Mr. Oscar Rivera v. The Republic of Panama
ICSID, Case No. ARB/16/42
Expert report: November 2019
Hearing testimony: February 2020

Telefónica, S.A. v. The Republic of Peru
ICSID, Case No. ARB/21/10

XXX v. YYY (Confidential)
ICDR, Case No. ##-##-####-####
Power generation, electricity

Corporación de Fomento de la Producción v. Albemarle Limitada, Albemarle U.S., Inc. y Foote Minera e Inversiones Limitada
ICC, Case No 26067/JPA

Glencore Finance (Bermuda) Ltd. v. Plurinational State of Bolivia
UNCITRAL, Case No. PCA 2016-39

Telefónica, S.A. v. Republic of Colombia
ICSID Case No. ARB/18/3

Major South American Oil and Gas Company
Confidential engagement
Oil and gas exploration and production

ATCO Pipelines, S.A. de C.V. v. Comisión Federal de Electricidad
LCIA, Case No. 173641
Construction, pipelines, gas, electricity

América Móvil S.A.B. de C.V. v. Republic of Colombia
ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/16/5

Landesbank Baden-Württemberg et al. v. Kingdom of Spain
ICSID, Case No. ARB/15/45
Power generation, electricity

CME Commodities & Minerals Entreprise v. CVG Ferrominera Orinoco, C.A.
3 arbitrations under ICC, LMAA and SMA rules

PT Ventures, SGPS, S.A. v. Vidatel, Ltd. al.
ICC, Case No. 21404/ASM (C-21757/ASM)

ConocoPhillips Petrozuata B.V. et al. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
ICSID, Case No. ARB/07/30
Oil and gas exploration and production

Phillips Petroleum Company Venezuela Limited and ConocoPhillips Petrozuata B.V. v. Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. et al.
ICC, Case No. 20549/ASM (C-20550/ASM)
Oil and gas exploration and production

Serafín García Armas and Karina García Gruber v. The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
UNCITRAL, PCA Case No. 2013-3
Food imports and distribution

Longreef Investment A.V.V. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
ICSID, Case No. ARB/11/5
Agriculture, coffee production

Devas Multimedia Private Limited v. Antrix Corporation Limited
ICC, Case No. 18051/CYK

Tidewater Investment SRL and Tidewater Caribe, C.A. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
ICSID, Case No. ARB/10/5
Oil and gas services and equipment

Abertis Infrastructures S.A. v. Plurinational State of Bolivia
UNCITRAL, PCA Case No. 2011-14
Transportation, airports

  • Arbitration Future Leaders – Expert Witnesses 2023
    • “Ryan is a safe pair of hands.”
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