Many executives think that the M&A process automatically adds value to a company. However, in more than half of all acquisitions, the opposite is the case. Value is destroyed due to missteps made during deal preparation, deal execution, or postmerger integration.
Many corporations still treat divestitures as an afterthought. BCG’s capabilities cover the entire divestiture value chain—from initial strategy portfolio review and exit decision to implementing the divestitures, spinoffs, and carve-outs—and making sure the final details of the deal are wrapped up.The Secrets to Sell-Side Success
As companies rethink corporate structures, strive to become more agile, respond to industry shifts, and cut operating costs, many explore carve-outs.Why Use a Carve-Out?