22 April 2020
Businesses, including Financial Services and Healthcare systems, continue to grow and evolve, regardless of market cycles. Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) between two companies bring together two sets of data, systems, business processes and people. A divestiture is the untangling of those sets. Underlying the sets is data and information. What information will be needed by the buyer, by the seller, or by both - all needs to be determined under the pressure of time.
Here is where the proper approach to Information Governance can make a difference, focusing on a unifying, underlying methodology. We address the essential facts, questions, tools and priorities that need to be considered for successful Merger, Acquisition and Divestiture transactions.