The M&A Boot Camp

Chris Younger

Chris Younger

The M&A Boot Camp is a half-day, intensive look into transactions, whether buying or selling – how to prepare for and manage a deal to avoid making catastrophic mistakes and leaving money on the table. We will cover factors that impact valuation, how private equity investors view risk and your company, the basics of a transaction process, and how to prepare your company for the rigors of a transaction.

Key Takeaways

  • Think critically about factors that drive value up (or down) in your company

  • Develop a prioritized game plan to address key risks in your business

  • Utilize CVA’s proprietary CoPilot assessment tool to understand where you stand v. your peers

  • Understand the worldview of private equity investors, and why this is important

  • Prepare for a transaction, whether buying or selling, to avoid common pitfalls

About Chris Younger

Chris Younger, Managing Director of CapitalValue Advisors, has over 25 years managing transactions as buyer, seller, advisor and operator, ranging in size from $1 million to $250 million.