Participants of the session will discuss the M&A market in general – Russian and foreign perspective – the bankers and investors view. They provide an insider’s look of the financial, economic and business factors affecting the M&A in CIS region.
Key drivers of Russian and CIS M&A markets: dynamics, trends and industry-specific aspects.
Key investment priorities in the long and medium term: where to find the sources of growth.
2018 was a record year for technology M&A on a global level. The rise of digital deals brings a number of challenges with it as the acquiring company would usually pursue technologies or capabilities which it does not possess dealing with targets which are not similar to its own organization. To make digital acquisition a success, companies and their advisors need to transform their M&A approach. High profile speakers with strong experience in tech M&A will discuss in this session what makes digital M&A different from traditional M&A. The discussion will focus on key drivers, trends and techniques, global and local, and feature case studies in the Tech M&A sector.
Arbitration reform in Russia: topic issues. First foreign “permanent arbitration institutions”: what is next?
SPA and SHA disputes: problems and solutions.