About Author:

Danny A. Davis
Partner
DD Consulting

Danny A. Davis has vast M&A integration experience, with recent deals ranging from the pre-deal integration planning on a 50,000 person company purchasing a 25,000 person company, integration planning and carve out planning on a $4bn deal, a $6bn global deal where he ran the European side across 30 countries, 250 business units, 26 functions through to a small $1mn and $10mn deals where he taught or helped plan for 3 days to get the integration running. He is often brought in 6-12 months pre-deal to discuss M&A integration strategy, planning, capability, then runs alongside due diligence as deal lead for integration and delivers out the synergies, up to 12 months post deal. Danny teaches, coaches and consults, he is a guest speaker at London Business School and at Imperial College on Emeritus Professor Sudi Sudarsanam's course, was programme director of M&A at Henley business school, a Trustee on the Board of the Chartered Management Institute chairing the Marketing and Policy Committee, and current sits on their expert's panel. His book, "M&A Integration: how to do it," found on Amazon is used by companies, charities and government departments to help them run their integrations, it is also on many of the world's top business school M&A courses. He has been published prolifically in business journals including CFO Europe, the British, Computer Society, Developing HR Strategy, Henley Business School, Corporate Financier, the Treasurer and the Journal of Brand management.

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