Enrico Wallner, CFO of Coesia, a world leading Italian company in automated systems for the industrials sector, describes the company's position in the market, competitive landscape and "three dimensional" M&A strategy.
Dr. Philip Marsden, Deputy Chairman of UK CMA tells Evelina Kurgonaite, PaRR Editor Europe, that lessening of consumer choice may well warrant antitrust scrutiny of vertical practices in online commerce space.
Horst Ebhardt, Partner, Wolf Theiss and Ron Given, Partner, Wolf Theiss, discuss perceptions and challenges within the CEE region, as well as drivers within the energy sector, divestments by major utility companies, corporate finance trends and the healthcare sector outlook.
With $260bn of deals announced in the first half, the global pharma industry has witnessed some landmark transactions. Surani Fernando, assistant editor at BioPharm Insight, talks tax inversions and asset swaps.
"This year will be a standout year for European private equity," announced Lennart Pettersson of White & Case at the private equity briefing co-hosted with Mergermarket in Stockholm. View the webcast of the IPO exits and acquisition finance panels from this event.
Ed Bridges, of financial communications advisor FTI Consulting, makes the case for US-style shareholder activism in Europe, and how boards should respond when an activist investor appears on the share register.