Mark Stokes: Business integration and embracing the change

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Mark Stokes: Business integration and embracing the change

Forget the searching, deal-making and due diligence, says Mark Stokes, the integration of your firm into the new entity is typically the most labour-intensive part of the whole acquisition process

So you have met the right partner, struck a good deal and made it through the due diligence process - surely that is the acquisition process more or less over, right? Far from it. Integrating your firm...

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