How To Overcome Roadblocks To A Successful M&A
Source: Bank of America
Current economic conditions have landed a lot of companies on the block, many of which have never experienced this type of downturn before. Pragmatic CEOs are looking at survival scenarios, either through a merger of equals or by actively courting white knights. Meanwhile, executives who showed fiscal restraint in the past are now poised to take advantage of these circumstances to grow their businesses and position them to be even stronger for the future upturn. However, if care is not taken in the assimilation process, much of the value creation involved in the deal can be lost. Now is not the time to put aside best practices in acquisition integration.