Author: David Komlos

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The Highly Unique Challenges of Post-Merger Integration

Every post-merger integration (PMI) has its own unique challenges, but each PMI situation encounters a few common, very big challenges that threaten the success of the merger or acquisition if not addressed. Specifically, you need to have the following: Clarity on the purpose of the transaction Clarity on the envisioned end state A tangible 100-day plan that clarifies integration activities as well as business-as-usual activities Clarity about cultural integration Clarity on, “What does this all mean for me?” Notice the word “clarity”? Clarity is the single most coveted and missing attribute of any merger. And, in the absence of clarity, trouble...