Deals such as the proposed merger of Asda and Sainsbury?s often get the headlines, but businesses of all shapes, sizes, and sectors are increasingly turning to M&As as bosses look to supplement organic growth.
A thoroughly researched and well-executed strategy could be the difference between failure and success when it comes to mergers and acquisitions, a business expert has revealed.
After it came to light that Betfair’s Alex Gersh would become CFO if the company’s merger with Paddy Power goes through, we came across an article discussing how a merged company should pick the top finance position ? and couldn’t agree more.
The M&A process is about marketing the company to its potential buyers based on its value. That’s why being able to prepare in advance for an M&A transaction is a prerequisite to its success, says Simon Peace, a Numitas FD with considerable experience of M&As.