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Emerging Markets Mergers and Acquisitions Council

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Why We Meet:

The Council provides senior executives in charge of Mergers and Acquisitions for Emerging Markets, including Asia, with a network of professional peers. The Council meets twice a year to facilitate an exchange of ideas, best practices and innovations related to the function and the challenges that the region poses.

Membership Eligibility:

Membership is open to Conference Board associate member companies. Members will be senior-most executives in charge of Mergers and Acquisitions for their company businesses in Emerging Markets including Asia.

Topics To Be Discussed:

  • Doing Business in Emerging Markets including Asia
  • Due Diligence in M&A
  • Risk & Ethics
  • Joint Ventures
  • Legal aspects
  • Communication and investor relations
  • Negotiating across cultures
  • Opportunities and Challenges
  • Organizing the M&A function
  • Valuation & risk
  • Valuation methodology

Program Director/Council Director

William Pfluger

William Pfluger

Program Director, Emerging Markets Mergers and Acquisitions Council and Emerging Markets Finance Executives’ Council
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