After a big break, I’m now back on the news! Thank you, Cheddar News, for inviting me to talk about the big year we’ve had in mergers and acquisitions as deal activity totaled over $5 trillion. Watch my interview below as I share the market factors that caused this surge in transactions.

Episode 16 on Mooch FM: US Economy, COVID-19, & Business Transformation

I had a great time being a guest on Anthony Scaramucci’s podcast, “Mooch FM,” sharing my insights on how a new economy is shaping up as we fight on in this global pandemic. To hear more of my discussion with “The Mooch” on business transformation, the short- and long-term impact of the coronavirus pandemic, and sound advice to business owners and young professionals, listen to the podcast below!

Q4.2020 Outlook: M&A

After hitting a mini speed bump, businesses in Latin America are coming back even stronger than before, as economic and political stability cause an uptick in M&A activity. Featured in LatinFinance, I touch more on the country’s progress in recovering from the global pandemic in the article below.

Pivoting to Recover: What Will M&A Look Like Post-COVID 19?

I’m honored to have been able to present at the European American Chamber of Commerce (EACC) “Pivoting to Recover” webinar, where I shared my insights on today’s M&A landscape across multiple industries affected by the COVID-19 crisis as well as the post-pandemic M&A reality. For the full panel discussion, watch the video below.

Insight: Valuation in Uncertain Times—SEC Rulemaking, Enforcement

Due to COVID-19, valuating businesses currently presents as a challenge. Therefore, improving its practices to comply with the new SEC enforcement as well as address the current market situation may be necessary. For more of my industry outlook, read the full Bloomberg article below.

Effective Due Diligence Can Still Be Done From Home

With my Alvarez & Marsal Global Transaction Advisory Group colleague, Managing Director Rino Nori, I share my industry perspective on how to effectively conduct financial due diligence while teams work remotely. Read the full Private Equity Wire article here.

Coronavirus Pandemic Scrambles Private-Equity Valuations

Featured in The Wall Street Journal, I had the opportunity to share my industry perspective from a private equity standpoint about how investors are viewing and approaching business valuations during the #coronavirus pandemic.

Expert Insights: How Companies Are Aligning Priorities in a Rapidly Shifting Market

As businesses continue to adapt to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s important to strategize short-term cash management and set milestones as they begin to reopen by industry. I had the pleasure of sharing more insights in an interview with my colleague, Rich Jenkins, Managing Director in our Private Equity Performance Improvement Group at Alvarez & Marsal and Ben Collins, Director of Product Marketing and Strategy at Intralinks.

Navigating the New Normal: Global Business in a Global Pandemic

I recently had the opportunity to be part of Schranner Negotiation Institute’s “Navigating the New Normal: Global Business in a Global Pandemic” webinar. With Managing Director of Global Markets, Zabeen Mirza, I shared my perspective on the state of the global economy, M&A, and crisis management & negotiations. Watch highlights from the event here.