Increasingly, mergers and acquisitions are seen as one of the most efficient way to turn the vision into practice. But to make sure your strategy is going to deliver the desired results - reduction of costs, increased market share - you must ensure that implementation in the local market maximises the value of your investment.
In Central and Eastern Europe, PwC has a unique network of tax experts specializing in M&A. Being a core part of this Network, Prague has the privilege to serve as PwC Centre of Excellence for Private Equity for the Czech Republic and the whole CEE region.
To achieve full success, a merger - whether global in scope or the strategic acquisition of a local enterprise - requires careful planning and expertise across the board, from tax efficient structuring to the ins and outs of the legal and regulatory environment.
PwC has experience from the year 1993 with the implementation of both global and strategic mergers in the Czech Republic. Our team of experts extends through each group of the Tax & Legal Services department to provide a multi-disciplinary approach to ensure the best solution for each facet of your business plan. Our Prague team now comprise of up to 16 fully dedicated tax specialists. Ten of them focus exclusively on advising on private equity transactions across the CEE region. With the full reach of the PwC global network behind us, the Prague office is your single point of contact for all your business needs.
For selection of the most appropriate method of restructuring, we use a method certified in practice many times. This method comprises six basic phases: