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Webinar- Tech M&A Panel: Deal Preparation & Management


If you’ve ever considered M&A, you know that the steps involved are numerous and complicated. Many different parties participate in the M&A process, each with specialized roles and responsibilities. But who are they? What, specifically, do they do? And what recommendations do they have for a successful transaction?

Join us Tuesday, October 29th at 10AM PDT for a free webinar, “Technology M&A: Deal Preparation & Management.” This webinar will feature three industry specialists, all with valuable advice.

From Dykema, Tom Cleary will join us to share M&A advice from an attorney’s perspective. Mykel Sprinkles from TVC capital will join us to discuss the private equity point of view, and Christian Bennett of Pagemill Partners will bring us advice from the investment banker perspective. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from our panel of tech M&A specialists.

Register now to learn:

-The unique role and responsibilities of each party- private equity, attorneys, and investment bankers
-Key actions and steps to take in advance of a transaction
-How to become a strategic priority- identifying target acquirers
-The process, structures, and key legal and other terms involved in any sale transaction
-And much more!

Our Presenters:

Tom Cleary is a member of Dykema's Corporate Finance Practice Group. Tom has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures and in public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, and represents a number of well-known buyout, mezzanine, venture capital and other private equity financing sources.

Mykel Sprinkles is a Senior Associate with TVC Capital and is responsible for a broad range of responsibilities including investor relations, deal sourcing, pre-investment due diligence, and post-investment support to various portfolio companies. More specifically, Mykel is responsible for sourcing and executing growth equity investments and buyouts in the software, internet, and financial technology sectors.

Christian Bennett is a Managing Director at Pagemill Partners, where he focuses on M&A advisory for software, internet, and services companies. Since joining Pagemill in 2004, Christian has successfully closed more than 40 M&A and capital raise transactions across a variety of technology segments.


This educational event is hosted by SecureDocs, provider of a secure virtual data room for storing and sharing financial documents.


This Group Internet Based event is equal to 1.0 CPE credit for all participants toward Specialized Knowledge & Applications. There are no advanced preparations or prerequisites necessary to attend this event. This program’s level is basic