Mergers & Acquisitions Program

Course Dates:
11/04/2017 To 14/04/2017

USD $ 8000

Language of Instruction:

Identify Opportunities & Drive the Best Deals

Recent seismic shifts in the business and financial landscape have radically transformed the field of M&A. Our Mergers & Acquisitions Program delivers timely, comprehensive, fact-based insights into making successful deals in today’s volatile environment. You will take away immediately applicable strategies, and hone the skills you need now to shape the future success of your enterprise.

A Four-Day Immersion in M&A Mastery
Conceptual Framework for Strategic M&A Decisions
Mergers & Acquisition Simulation
Valuation & Valuation Case Studies
Merging Corporate Cultures
Making the Deal Happen, Making the Deal Good
Negotiations Exercise & Debrief
Due Diligence & Legal Concerns
Accounting & Tax Considerations
International Issues on Valuation
Leveraged Buyouts
Deals from Heaven & Hell: Recent Cases/Simulation
Private Equity
Integration Strategies: One Size Doesn't Fit All

The Experience
The program unfolds over four intensive days, delivering comprehensive insights and tools to drive change.
Our learning methods combine seasoned insight from world class faculty and leading experts from the field. In hands-on simulations, you will grapple with ripped-from-the-headlines cases, and real-world problem solving—drawing on the challenges you and your colleagues face every day.

You will forge vital industry contacts, working intensely with peers who represent potential partners and networks for surfacing opportunities.

While you learn, our team takes care of all the details over the four days so you can focus your attention on the vital material being presented and how best to apply it.

You will emerge with timely, immediately applicable strategies for finding and closing the optimal deals to carry out your long-term business objectives. To achieve the highest deal value, you will employ superior valuation techniques to determine the right price and conduct due diligence in many dimensions. Optimizing your deal structures from financial, accounting and tax standpoints, you will maximize shareholder value going forward. And your initiatives will harmonize the structure and performance of the transformed enterprise you create.

George Geis - Faculty Director
Antonio Bernardo
Bhagwan Chowdry
James Freedman
Mark Martos-Vila
Mark Garmaise
David Lewin
Robert Spich
Eric Sussman
Jeffrey Weiner

Who Should Attend?
The program reflects the fact that the M&A process cuts across all strata of the enterprise. A typical session includes CEOs and CFOs of global concerns, executives of corporate functions from strategic planning to financial management to legal to corporate communications, leaders of mid-size companies, entrepreneurs, and professionals such as investment bankers, business brokers, attorneys, accountants and M&A consultants.

UCLA Anderson School of Management


Tel : +1 (310) 825-2001



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