From the Boardroom: Recent Developments and Current Market Trends in Global M&A

Global M&A, particularly in the life sciences industry, remains dynamic and encouraging even amid the economic, political, and regulatory uncertainty around the world. Please join a panel of industry experts and Ropes & Gray attorneys as they dive into the market trends and key considerations regarding cross-border life sciences M&A. Our panel will weigh in on a number of important questions and key issues that arise with cross-border transactions; participants will walk away with best practices for a seamless transaction and a better understanding of some of the risks involved in these complicated deals.

Topics Include:

  • An in-depth look at deal environments and deal participants in the United States, Europe and Asia
  • How impending U.S. tax reform may affect global M&A 
  • “Brexit” and its influence on deal activity
  • The effect of shareholder activism on M&A
  • How regulatory scrutiny has affected global M&A markets
  • The correlation between capital markets and M&A 


Sunday, January 7, 2018 

3:30 pm | Registration begins at 3 pm

Networking reception immediately following panel 

St. Regis San Francisco, 125 3rd Street 

RSVP by January 3