In this session, our guest speaker, Richard Brown, Ph.D., will discuss a variety of topics, including market transaction trends, M&A alternatives, M&A timelines, and success stories. More specifically, we will address the following questions: 1) What types of firms participate in the market for acquisitions?, 2) What are the motivations for participants?, 3) What are the outcomes of M&As?, 4) What can we learn to improve M&As assuming that we are in the role of a top manager?
- Review the M&A climate: deals and trends
- Analyze M&A alternatives, valuation issues, financing, the sell side process, M&A timelines
- Discuss the strategy of M&A deals, including the role of management and potential legal issues
Richard S. Brown, Ph.D. is a professor of Strategic Management at Penn State University - Harrisburg. He has taught at many universities in the Philadelphia area. Courses taught include Strategic Management, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Entrepreneurship & Innovation. He has published twenty academic articles in these fields on topics such as mechanism design, franchising, game theory and international location choice.
||Friday, December 6th, 2019. 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST
|Where:||Penn State Abington @611 - 1475 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
||Richard S. Brown, Ph.D.|
||8 Management CPE
||7 Substantive CLE
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[email protected] or Phone: 267-251-3805
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