Software M&A Webinar Archive

Tech M&A Monthly: M&A Launch - 10 Tips to Ensure Success
May 17, 2018

Selling a technology company is a complex process. Where do you begin? The best place to start is with an intensive “launch meeting” with key stakeholders and the deal team from your advisor. During the May edition of Tech M&A Monthly, Corum Group draws back the curtain on their launch meeting process, built from the largest body of tech M&A in history. Who should be in the room? What needs to be covered? What should you leave out? How do you make sure to get the most value from this unique opportunity? Tune in Thursday, May 17, as Corum’s global team of senior dealmakers outlines the best way to kick off the most important transaction of your life.

Tech M&A Monthly: Q1 Report 2018 – Top Acquirer Profile
April 12, 2018

What happened in Tech M&A during the first quarter of 2018? How did tumultuous markets impact valuations? Are private equity deals still soaring? Who were the new buyers making waves? Listen in as Corum Group gives the most in-depth look available at Q1 of 2018 for mergers and acquisitions of software and related technology companies. We’ll look at the key deals, trends and valuations for all six technology sectors and 30 subsectors, with a special report on new buyer strategies. All of this comes with a special focus on what it all means for technology executives considering whether this is the right time to take their firms to market. Plus, we’ll hear directly from the COO of last year’s top acquirer, Constellation Software – what sets them apart?

Tech M&A Monthly: Seller's Panel
March 8, 2018

​Whether just considering the M&A process or actively preparing your company for sale, you want to understand the process from the perspective of those who have been there before. In Part 3 of Corum’s Annual Tech M&A Report, hear from an international panel of founders, CEOs and owners who recently sold their tech firms. What surprised them? What did they learn? What would they do differently? How did they ensure that they achieved an optimal outcome through the process?

Tech M&A Monthly: Private Equity Roundtable
February 8, 2018

Private Equity is increasingly coming to dominate tech M&A dealflow. Is your company on their radar? Join Part 2 of Corum’s Annual Tech M&A Report, as we examine the rise of Private Equity from a subset of value buyers to the dominant paradigm in the market today, and are joined by a panel of the world’s leading Private Equity firms. With mountains of cash to spend, aggressive deal teams and actively acquisitive portfolio companies, all technology company owners and executives should understand the role of Private Equity in today’s M&A landscape.

Tech M&A Monthly: Forecast 2018 - Global Tech M&A Report
January 18, 2018

Innovation is accelerating as we begin 2018. Companies across sectors are making acquisitions to keep up with the technological disruption rippling across all industries, driving high valuations and strong buyer demand. As you build out your strategic plans for the New Year, join the largest tech M&A event of the year, as Corum Group looks back at last year, and ahead to the year to come.

 

Join us for predictions about the M&A market for 2018, plus a scorecard from 2017; the new Top 10 Disruptive Technology Trends driving deals in 2018; deals, trends and valuations across all six technology sectors and 30 subsectors; and our annual Luminary panel featuring IBM, Salesforce and more. Don’t miss the premier event each year for software company owners and CEOs.

quotesIt's important to realize that you as a company founder or CEO go through this process only once or twice in a lifetime, and you should work with someone who has more experience with it, just like your acquirer does. That was specifically critical for us with Corum as we still had to run our day-to-day business. quotes

Dennis Gurock
Gurock Software