One Step Towards Integrated Culture

In a recent workshop we had the managers from two very different companies, from different continents and language areas, spending two days together to work on common identity and future vision, as have become part of one company with ambitious plans for the future. Worldwide merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is constantly increasing. In 2015 it had a total value of more than 4.5 trillion USD with over 44.000 transactions. According to collated research the failure rate for M&As sits between 70 percent and 90 percent. Robert Sher, author and CEO advisor specialised in M&As suggests five core reasons why M&A deals fail. According to him, CEOs considering a deal need to have honest answers

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  • Mirjami Sipponen-Damonte