Over 300 executives were in attendance at the Mergermarket M&A Awards 2014 to honor the accomplishments of Europe’s leading dealmakers.
'Do your due diligence’ has never been more relevant in the M&A process than today - especially with the surge of multi-million and billion dollar deals.
The Liberty Global takeover of Virgin Media was voted M&A deal of the year, while Goldman Sachs took the prize for European financial advisor of the year. The buyout of Douglas Holding AG by Advent International collected the best private equity deal award, and Linklaters secured European legal advisor award.
The Mergermarket Swiss M&A and Private Equity Forum will bring together corporate and private equity deal makers, lawyers, financial advisors and lenders to examine the state of Switzerland’s M&A market.