M&A Innovation Breakfast in Johannesburg

In partnership with Merrill DatasiteOne

30 January 2020
Michelangelo Hotel, Johannesburg
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Gain insight into current trends in M&A innovation in South Africa. Discover cutting edge trends in deploying innovation into the M&A deal process whilst extending your network among a senior audience of M&A advisors. Delegates will take away new information on the deal pipeline in this region and new business prospects from the morning.

This concise breakfast seminar will consist of three presentations from Mergermarket, Merrill Corporation and a leading advisor discussing innovation deployment in the M&A process.

Places are limited, register for free below.

  • 08:30

    Registration & Breakfast

  • 09:15

    Presentation: M&A Outlook in South Africa

    Julie-Anna Needham
    Julie-Anna Needham
    Media Consultant & Financial Journalist, Independent
  • 09:30

    Panel: Innovation in the M&A process

    Julie-Anna Needham
    Julie-Anna Needham
    Media Consultant & Financial Journalist, Independent
  • 10:10

    Presentation: Innovation and deal acceleration in M&A

    The financial services industry, globally and in South Africa, is facing ever-changing competitive dynamics, as well as increased regulation calling for accountability and transparency. FinTech is transforming the sector and innovation is set to revolutionise M&A and Due Diligence processes making dealmakers capable of conducting rapid, secure and compliant M&A with deeper insight and better analytics. The presentation will cover:

    • How innovation is transforming the financial services sector globally and in South Africa
    • How technology can bring better efficiencies to the M&A life cycle through speed, analytics, and collaboration for both buyers and sellers
    • How to utilise AI and machine-learning to manage the expansional growth of M&A data
    Merlin Piscitelli
    Merlin Piscitelli
    Chief Revenue Officer - Europe, Middle East and Africa, Merrill DatasiteOne
  • 10:30

    Networking & Coffee


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A question from our partner Merrill DatasiteOne: How many M&A deals do you execute per year? required

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