Centre for Mergers, Acquisitions & Buyouts
Vlerick Business School’s Centre for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts develops and disseminates knowledge concerning best practices in the entire M&A field − from deal origination to completion, from financing to integration. The Centre reaches out to key decision-makers and influencers in an M&A process as well as to professional advisors and intermediaries. Founded in 2016, the Centre incorporates all of the activities of the Platform for Entrepreneurial Buyouts, including the annual Buy Your Own Company Conference and the Buyout Academy. Its activities are supported by Bank J.Van Breda & C°, BDO and Gimv.
Building knowledge concerning existing and emerging issues in M&A
Dissemination of knowledge through master programmes & open executive programmes
Being a platform for M&A and buyout professionals through events and competitions