"M&As can be hair-raising, but also exciting! I now have a better understanding of them."
Legal and Compliance Counsel, Exertis UK
Programme: Mergers & Acquisitions
Leverage value at every stage, from targeting to post-integration.
Your organisation acquires a senior manager who:
on average per cohort
Industry of recent participants
From the initial financial valuation to leveraging your strengths and securing the best possible deal, acquire key skills that work for both you and your company.
You can apply to the programme of your choice online. Acceptance is not automatic and your application will be reviewed by our team of Programme Consultants to ensure the best fit between applicants and programmes. Spaces on our programmes can fill up quickly so we encourage you to apply early and ensure your submission is as comprehensive as possible.
It covers all required study materials, programme activities and excursions, as well as refreshments and most meals.
Please check directly with the relevant embassy in your home country to determine whether you need an entry visa for the country where the programme will be held.
Our live virtual learning model has been carefully designed to give you the best of both world: join expert faculty delivering our world-class programmes live in London from the comfort of your own home. You'll also have the opportunity to reinforce your learning by joining us on campus in the near future for an exclusive day featuring the latest thinking from our world-class faculty and network with like-minded professionals.READ MORE
Adjunct Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Acquisitions and corporate strategy, developing an acquisitions strategy and post-acquisition integration.
Marcus Alexander consults to a number of multinational companies such as Shell, Proeza and Alfa Group, and has worked with more than 50 group CEOs over three decades. He also brings experience from joint ventures in Abu Dhabi and as a board member of an acquisitive Saudi Arabian Group.
Alexander is a non-executive director of companies in three countries, and on the advisory board of a private equity firm. Prior to joining London Business School, he worked in investment banking, strategy consulting, and advertising. He has had many articles published in leading practitioner journals, including Business Strategy Review, Harvard Business Review and California Management Review. He has also co-authored a number of books and contributed to leading news outlets including the BBC, CNN, CNBC, The Times, and the Financial Times.
This programme can also be taken as part of the Certificate in Management. Enhance your leadership approach, hone your business skills and curate your own curriculum with a blend of online and in-person learning.
Submit your application through our online application form.
Not ready to apply yet? Reserve a place
We recommend you apply at least three months before the programme starts to guarantee your place. The application form will take approximately 15 to 30 minutes to complete.
We’ll acknowledge receipt of your application by email within 48 hours, if it’s received during normal working hours (Mon-Fri – 09:00-18:00 GMT). We will review and respond to your application within two working days. We do this in order of receipt and acceptance is not automatic.
Yes. We can hold a provisional place for you for up to two weeks, but be aware that completed applications take priority and programmes often fill up several months in advance. You can reserve a place online, by phone or by email.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7000 7325 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The programme is taught in English, so a good working knowledge of the language is essential. If English is not your first language, we may ask you for evidence of your proficiency.
The fee for programmes starting in 2021 is £8,500.*
We offer a 25% discount for London Business School Alumni.
For more information on what the programme fee covers please speak to our Programme Consultant.
*Fees are subject to change.