Mergers and acquisitions are poised for an uptick in 2017 as management teams across sectors are simultaneously pressured to adapt to dramatic market shifts and drive growth in a stunted economy. This follows a year where companies internalized an “adapt to thrive” mentality in the face of increasing technological disruption, emerging competition and changing consumer preferences.
In this year-end report, a couple of our EY-Parthenon sector leaders weigh in. EY-Parthenon Senior Managing Director and EY Americas Oil and Gas Leader Vance Scott discusses how oil and gas companies should modify themselves in 2017. Additionally, EY-Parthenon Managing Director and Co-head Technology Barak Ravid weighs in on how technology companies can be successful in coming year.