Tag: M&A

Seven Points Boards Eyeing M&A Deals Should Consider

The M&A landscape has changed dramatically and will only continue to evolve as more deals get made. Here are 7 items directors should consider before doing M&A deals in today’s environment.

Stanley Black & Decker’s John Lundgren On Making Mergers Work

John Lundgren, who retired as chairman and CEO of Stanley Black & Decker in 2016, reflects on the experience of combining two American icons.

As Recession Fears Grow, M&A Is Poised To Remain Steady In...

The availability of capital and appetite for both building scale and leveraging new tech capabilities remain substantial, and that should drive a healthy M&A deals cadence in 2019.

When A Merger Isn’t The Best Idea

Despite the complexity of M&A, these principles to guide companies away from acquisition or merger—or guide them towards it—are simple.

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How To Onboard A New Director

Boards must be prepared to onboard new directors and facilitate a process that allows them to hit the ground running.

Guide To Board Assessments

Engaging a useful, annual self-assessment is fundamental to governance excellence. Stakeholders expect it, and disclosure of it evidences a board’s effectiveness and commitment to its role.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.