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10 Saint Bride Street

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We are delighted to invite you to our Selling Your Tech Company seminar. We will focus on how Technology companies can take advantage of today's M&A market with a record number of overseas aqcquirers and how best to achieve an optimal exit value. Our guest speakers, John Gilleran who recently sold his fast growing Service Management solutions company Focus Group Europe to international giant Accenture - will share his experience and insights; and Ashley Broomberg, Partner at Mobeus Equity Partners, will outline What Buyers are Really Looking For.

Agenda highlights

  • What Really Creates Value in Your Business?
  • How to Profit from Preparation
  • The New World of Buyers
  • Competitive Tension - Positioning for Price
  • Tips and Bear Traps - Most Common Errors Made
  • Defining an Optimal Outcome - Company Valuation
  • Negotiation
  • What buyers are looking for

John Gilleran, CEO of Focus Group Europe, will talk about the strategies used to optimise exit value and will also share the valuable lessons he learnt throughout the sale of Focus Group.

Ashley Broomberg, Partner (Buyout team) Mobeus Equity Partners, will discuss What Buyers are Really Looking For.

Brian Parker Head of M&A at ICON Corporate Finance, will present the major trends in the Technology M&A market. A key trend in the UK is the increase in cross boarder deals with valuations remaining at record levels.

Alan Bristow CEO at ICON Corporate Finance, will outline The Trade Sale Process - a practical guide - including details about timescale, creating competitive tension, assessing offers, how to maximise value on exit and top tips on avoiding common pitfalls.

There will be the usual opportunity to network over drinks.

Free to attend for technology CEOs & their Board – Spaces are limited so sign up now to join us


Agenda

15:00 – Registration & Welcome

15:15 – M&A Trends – Who is buying who and why – Brian Parker

15:30 – The Trade Sale Process – Alan Bristow

15:45 – Optimising your exit value – John Gilleran

16:10 – Q&A Panel Session with John Gilleran

16:20 What Buyers are really looking for - Ashley Broomberg

16:35 – Drinks & Networking

17.00 – Close

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