M&A Trends & Insights: Creating competitive advantages through acquiring strategic assets?

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Creating competitive advantages through acquiring strategic assets ?
Insights from Telenet‘s recent take-overs
Founded in 1994, Telenet Group has grown significantly towards 2,4bn€ turnover with 3000+ people. It is one of the large providers of fixed and mobile telephone services in Belgium. In addition, the company is active in analog and digital cable television. With the strategy to help its customers get the most out of life and business in a digital world, Telenet has  recently acquired a mobile operator in Belgium, as well as an internet provider in Brussels and the Walloon area.

 John Porter During a keynote speech, CEO John Porter will highlight the buy side of Telenet's recent take-overs: the contribution to strategic objectives, the acquisition process (including due diligence and negotiations) and the integration phases. Finally, he will conclude with his personal experience of do’s and don’ts in M&A, including the lessons learned.

A panel of experts, moderated by Marc Cosaert (EY), will comment and debate. A networking reception will close the evening.

This evening is a “must” for business owners, board members and CEO’s, MBI/MBO candidates and M&A specialists who want to gain more insights in take-overs and learn from the M&A experience of leading companies.

When? Tuesday September 5th 2017 at 18h30. We start with a walking dinner and the keynote starts at 19h15. We will close with a networking reception.

Where? EY Belgium, De Kleetlaan 2, 1831 Machelen

* 85€  for Vlerick alumni Gold members
* 115€ for Vlerick Alumni Silver members
* 135€ for non-Vlerick Alumni members 
* 0€ for Vlerick Alumni Platinum members, the first 3 platinum members will be offered to participate in an exclusive dinner beforehand with the keynote speaker and panelmembers.

Reduction for early birds?  -20€ if your subscription is received before June 30. 2017

Who should attend? Business owners, board members and CEO’s, MBI/MBO candidates and M&A specialists

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