The Challenges of International M&A

Understanding the Complexities of Culture in M&A
By Wendy Parkes, member of the Board of M&A Standards

Going the Distance:

The Importance of M&A Program Management 
By Ellen Owens, VP of Global PMO at Avnet and a member of the Board of M&A Standards

Beware of Stranded Costs in Divestitures

Plan Accordingly from the Beginning
By Bill Blandford, Board of M&A Standards

Deal Strategies

Business Rationale to Operational (Integration) Execution
By Dan Menge, Senior Director and Head of M&A Integration at Xilinx

M&A Due Diligence Digitization Speed Bumps

Time is of the Essence 
By Bill Blandford, Board of M&A Standards


Integrating Culture

M&A Integration: Don't Get Bucked Off   
By Ellen Owens, Director of Business Transformation at Avnet and a member of the Board of M&A Standards