Mergers and Acquisitions

University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Program Description

Mergers and Acquisitions

University of Chicago Booth School of Business

The forces of globalization, technological change, and deregulation have created a highly competitive and dynamic business world where mergers and acquisitions are increasingly being used to seek competitive advantage and maximize value for shareholders. This unique interdisciplinary course gives executives the analytical framework and tools necessary to successfully execute mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructuring.


Participants will learn to:


--Create a corporate restructuring strategy based on building competitive advantage and share holder value.

--Develop an analytical framework for integrating the various stages of an acquisition

-- Test valuation assumptions.

-- Estimate the real cost of a merger or acquisition.

-- Analyze strategic alternatives to M&A.

-- Incorporate negotiation tactics for protecting your company's best interest.

-- Structure the deal to minimize tax consequences.

-- Implement a strategy for integration and restructuring.


Who Should Attend


This program is designed for upper-middle through senior level executives who are now or will be involved in mergers and acquisitions. Appropriate titles would include general managers, vice presidents, strategic planners, business unit managers, and financial executives with strategic or valuation responsibilities.


Program Outline


Strategy Formulation

Investment Decisions and Financing

Tax Implications

Pre-Deal Risk Analysis

Post Deal Integration

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
5 days
Part time
Price
Price
74,250 USD
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
USA Chicago, Illinois
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USA Chicago, Illinois
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End date Request Info
USA Chicago, Illinois
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 5 days
Price 74,250 USD