On Thursday, June 28th at 18:00, Anglo-American University’s School of Business Administration cordially invites you to the next MBA Open lecture the topic: “Mergers and Acquisitions in Practice” The lecture will be hosted by Mrs. Katerina Kalinova, CFA.

About the topic: The M&A process can take years from deal initiation to closing. The lecture will introduce the fundamental concepts in M&As, including the motivations of firms for undertaking takeovers from the buyer and the seller firm perspectives as well as key steps taken in typical takeover processes. In the final part we will explore different types of valuation methods used by the M&A professionals and valuation methods used in M&As.

About the lecturer: Mrs. Katerina Kalinová has 16 years of business experience in mergers and acquisitions. She worked in the Vienna based investment company EPIC, where she aimed mainly at energy and telecommunication sector. She was part of the M&A advisory team aimed at research, contacting potential buyers/sellers, company valuation, information memorandum preparation, selection procedure, management of due diligence and closing procedure. She also participated in the asset management team. She served clients like EdF, RWE, E.ON, City of Prague, Budvar, Stavostroj, Kablo Vrchlabí. Currently she is primarily teaching in the English speaking programs of selected universities.

We recommend this event to:

  • Students interested in our MBA program
  • Marketing managers and specialists
  • Business / sales managers
  • Business owners
  • Brand developers
  • Strategic marketers

The MBA Open Lecture will take place at Anglo-American University, Letenská 5, in room no. 2.07. Light refreshments will be provided. For the lecture, please register at [email protected] We look forward to seeing you.