LONDON, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The M&A Advisor is pleased to announce the Finalists in the categories of Transaction of the Year; Corporate Performance of the Year; Corporate Development Team of the Year; and Corporate Development Professional of the Year for the EMEA Corporate Development Awards.
Over 250 companies became finalists for the awards. The Finalists have been selected from the nominees in the first stage of evaluation, and the independent panel of judges will now focus their attention on the challenging task of selecting the ultimate award Winners that will be announced at the Awards Gala on Wednesday, 22nd of February at the Lansdowne Club.
"Since the inception of the M&A Advisor Awards in 2002, we have been recognizing the leading dealmakers, firms and transactions. And each year we celebrate the creativity, perseverance and ingenuity of our industry's professionals," says David Fergusson, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer of The M&A Advisor. It is our great pleasure to introduce the inaugural Corporate Development Awards, presented by S&P Global Market Intelligence, that will recognize and celebrate the leading corporations, transactions, teams and professionals who play a key role in successful corporate growth strategies.
The award Finalists represent many of the industry's leading firms, including: Allianz Capital Partners; ARM Holdings plc; Barclays, Investment Banking Division; British American Tobacco; Centrica; Danske Bank; Essilor International SA; Lanxess AG; Orange; QIAGEN NV; SEGRO plc; SoftBank; Starbucks; Baker & McKenzie; BDA Partners; Deloitte Consulting; Eversheds; GE Capital; Goldman Sachs; PwC; Raymond James; Sullivan & Cromwell; and White & Case.
For a detailed list of the EMEA Corporate Development Award Finalists CLICK HERE.
The Winners will be announced and the awards will be presented at the EMEA Corporate Development Awards Gala on the 22nd February, 2017 at the Lansdowne Club in Mayfair, London. For more information, please CLICK HERE or contact The M&A Advisor at +1 212 951 1550.
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