Assembling value

Q1 2011 global Industrial Manufacturing industry M&A analysis

In addition to a detailed summary of M&A activity in the first quarter, this edition features a special report on retaining top talent and maintaining organisational culture through a merger. With M&A activity increasing across the globe, executives are facing talent management challenges including organisational design, integration planning, and the cultural blend between acquirer and target. A disciplined approach to people integration helps companies achieve desired synergies, build momentum, and instill confi dence among their stakeholders.