Hilco Profiles

brennanDerek Brennan is the Vice President of the Hilco Appraisal’s fixed asset Financial Valuation team. Derek has been in the auction and appraisal business since 1996. Since he joined Hilco Appraisal in 2003, he has supervised numerous M&E appraisals with emphasis on metalworking. Throughout his career, Derek has managed numerous valuations in the automotive sector including OEM manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers. Derek is a certified M&E appraiser and holds memberships in several professional organizations.    daquillaStephen D’Aquila joined Hilco in 2004. Stephen has been the lead appraiser on hundreds of appraisals for companies operating in the consumer manufacturing, distribution, and retail space. Stephen’s focus is on food products for the newly created food business vertical within Hilco Appraisal. Stephen’s previous employers include the Asset Based Lending Retail Group within National City and State Street Corporation. Stephen holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Stonehill College and an MBA from Bentley University.