M&A activity is recovering. Scarce capital chasing increasingly difficult returns requires today’s mergers, acquisitions, and spinoffs to sharply focus on execution. Recent M&A transactions demonstrate a greater reliance on integrating or transforming business operations to deliver results to stakeholders.
What is the true size of the integration effort?
What are our milestones and measurable targets?
How is progress really tracking and where are we most exposed?
What are the highest priorities in the next 1/3/6 months?
How do we reconcile high priority functions?
Sales? Marketing? Supply Chain? Technology? Geographies?
How can we streamline operations without impacting customers?
Who are our most important customers?
Where do we have duplicate effort?
What happens on day one of the new entity?
30/60 days before? 30/60 days after?
Our experts have led or advised more than $5 billion in projects across a variety of industries. Our merger integration projects can span many objectives.
Integration Planning & Readiness
Executive Project Management & Oversight
IT Strategy & Implementation
Business Restructuring & Transformation
Business & Technology Rationalization
Operations Strategy & Execution
Transactional Advisory Services
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Readiness
Successful merger integration efforts must focus on the highest priorities across multiple aspects. Click on each dimension for a summary of the key components we apply in our framework and approach. Contact us for more information about our powerful merger integration checklist.