After the Storm: Trends and Challenges for Private M&A in the US and Europe

  • July 1, 2021
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This Transatlantic Webinar is a collaboration between EACC Paris and EACCNY  |  The COVID-19 pandemic brought unprecedented disruption to the global M&A market.  Even in today’s uncertain environment, however, deals are being done. To usher existing agreements to successful completion and seize opportunities in today’s – and tomorrow’s – market, sellers and buyers alike need to carefully calibrate their deal terms, learning lessons from the past year.

In this webinar, our experts take a closer look at recent developments and trends in private M&A in the US and Europe, including techniques for bridging valuation gaps and protecting value, strategies for risk management and deal certainty, and navigating regulatory issues surrounding M&A deals.

Discussion points:
● Market dynamics: What are the hot sectors and investment trends?
● Trends and challenges in the deal process: What is the impact of the sanitary situation on due diligence and deal preparation?
● Hot topics in M&A techniques: What mechanisms to protect value and mitigate risk i.e. purchase price mechanics, MAE and other conditions, R&W language interim period covenants?
● Regulatory issues in cross-border M&A: What role for foreign investment screening and antitrust scrutiny?

● Federico G.M. MennellaCFA, Managing Director, ROTHSCHILD & CO
● Jim RosenerPartner, TROUTMAN PEPPER, NYC
● Nicolas LafontPartner, McDERMOTT WILL & EMERY AARPI, Paris
● Adrianne ShapiraManaging Director – Brands, EURAZEO

10:00am EDT / 16:00 CET

EACC Members: Free
EACC non-Members: Free