The M&A Value Chain

Interest in mergers and acquisitions continues to soar, despite studies that have shown upwards of 70 percent of transactions deemed “failures,” M&A transactions have proved to be a highly risky proposition. So, what do we find is driving this underperformance? What are the typical risks and what can and should an acquirer do to surmount these challenges and maximize deal value? As a result of participating in this session, participants should be able to assess the critical M&A execution risks and associated risk mitigation strategies across the breadth of a deal’s lifecycle.