Mergers and Acquisitions - The Directors' ViewCompany Director (2002)
AbstractMergers and acquisitions (M&A) can be an extremely valuable tool to transform organisations and to accelerate growth strategies. However, poorly conceived and implemented acquisitions can result in significant distraction, substantial financial write-offs and, in extreme cases, put the acquirer’s future in jeopardy. Directors play an important role in the M&A decision process and should delve into key components of proposed acquisitions to improve M&A outcomes.
Publication DateDecember, 2002
Citation InformationMark E Pickering. "Mergers and Acquisitions - The Directors' View" Company Director Vol. 18 Iss. 11 (2002)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mark_pickering/9/