The Battle for Deals

Virtual M&A Summit 2021

Two hands with boxing gloves

This timely Virtual M&A Summit 2021 session looked at well-funded SPACs competing for innovation-driven acquisitions and considers the methods private equity and corporate acquirers use to compete for deal flow. The discussion also considered the environment for staying independent, given the robust private capital and IPO markets.


Omar Pringle, M&A Partner • Morrison & Foerster


  • Jeff White, Partner • Skyview Capital
  • Frank Egan, Managing Director of Mergers and Acquisition • SS&C Intralinks
  • Dan Connolly, Co-Head of Global M&A • William Blair & Co.
  • Bob Zapata, Managing Director and General Counsel, Corporate Strategy & Development • TIAA

Duration: 1 hour