M&A Strategy Challenges and 2021 Deal Drivers

Virtual M&A Summit 2021

Interlocked gears

This Virtual M&A Summit 2021 opening discussion looked at the unique challenges associated with acquisitions in 2021. The participants considered strategic and tactical issues, methods for allocating capital, and current deal drivers across the M&A landscape. Additional consideration is given to the way leading dealmakers are incorporating ESG considerations into their M&A process.


William Jefferson Black, Chair of the M&A Institute and Publisher • Transaction Advisors


  • Lara Mouritsen, Corporate Counsel, Ventures and M&A • Salesforce
  • Rupa Mehta, General Manager • ANGI Homeservices
  • Casey Nault, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary • Coeur Mining
  • Elizabeth Lim, Senior Market Intelligence Analyst • SS&C Intralinks

Duration: 1 hour