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Vancouver Event: “The Role of the Board in M&A transactions: Creating Value and Minimizing Risk” on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 - Breakfast Event

Women Get On Board

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (PDT)

Vancouver Event: “The Role of the Board in M&A...

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The Role of the Board in M&A transactions: Creating Value and Minimizing Risk 86 Tickets Oct 14, 2019 CA$40.00 CA$2.39 CA$5.09

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 You’re invited to Women Get On Board's Breakfast Event on Tuesday, October 15, 2019:

The Role of the Board in M&A transactions: Creating Value and Minimizing Risk”

Proudly hosted by our National Strategic Partner, Gowling WLG

Gowling WLG


The role of the board in the M&A process is critical to ensure the transaction contributes to value creation for the company and the risk of failure is minimized. Whether the process begins with a friendly offer or a hostile ambush, the steps directors follow and their ultimate decision may be the biggest, most scrutinized action of their service. In the context of both public and private companies, we will explore the following board strategies for success:

  • Is the board M&A ready? Building a diverse board with varied roles, perspectives and experience.
  • Determining whether a special committee should be formed and whether or not external advice should be sought.
  • Ensuring the company has a rigorous M&A process and the right M&A leadership.
  • Reviewing the proposed deal in the context of the company’s strategic plan, and challenging the value creation potential of the transaction.
  • Maintaining objectivity and sensitivity to possible management bias — don’t fall in love with the deal.
  • Monitoring critical aspects of the due diligence process before approving the transaction.
  • Examining the post-merger integration plan in detail, and tracking performance against the plan.

 

Moderator- TBD

 

Panelist- TBD

 

Panelist- TBD


 


 

Date:  

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Time:  

8:00am-8:30am-Registration&Networking
8:30am-9:30am- Panel Discussion 
9:30am-10:30am- Networking

Place:

Gowing WLG Office
550 Burrard St., Suite 2300
Vancouver BC, V6C2B5
604-683-6498

 

Please RSVP or book your ticket by October 14th, 2019. 

 


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Women Get On Board is a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women to corporate boards. We do this through an engaged community of women and men in Canada committed to advancing gender diversity in the boardroom.





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Gowling WLG Office
Suite 2300 - 550 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2B5
Canada

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (PDT)


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