Ego, culture and learning: three critical factors to an M&A deal

by | 13 May 2022 | M&A integration

According to Bain M&A could account for 50% of revenue growth in banking and financial services in the years ahead, an increase from the already high 35% rate.  As the M&A environment remains hot, traditional banks are facing increasing disruption from private equity firms and digital-native banks.  In the article below Karen Thomas-Bland explores the three critical factors in an M&A deal: Ego, Culture & Learning.

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Based in London and with over 24 years’ global experience, Karen Thomas-Bland is often cited as one of the top M&A integration consultants and coaches in the world. She is a trusted advisor to boards, executive teams and investors, creating sustainable, long-term value for FTSE/Fortune businesses and PE funds. She writes for many publications including The Times, FT, Association of MBAs and Management Today.