European Institute of Management and Finance | Mergers and Acquisitions Masterclass with Dr Nick Skrekas
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Mergers and Acquisitions Masterclass with Dr Nick Skrekas

Mergers and Acquisitions Masterclass with Dr Nick Skrekas

This highly practical and intensive three-day Mergers and Acquisitions Masterclass workshop will provide you a thorough understanding of the financial, strategic and legal aspects of the area in a balanced and incisive fashion without any short cuts and plenty of hands on workshops and practical case studies.


Mergers and Acquisition activity is already gathering global pace but to properly assess, value, put together or defend deals you need to be comprehensively put on the cutting edge of international expertise and developments.


The course is very interactive and wide ranging. From planning for deals rights across through to post acquisition integration, each staged is thoroughly treated to boost understanding and competence so you can managing the process effectively.


Whether you are planning a predatory takeover, thinking through due diligence and structuring, focusing on valuing the business, involved in a private or public deal, or at the later stage where you need to negotiate and document the deal – this course will add value and ramp up your ability to expert levels.

By attending this three day course you will:

  • The rationale for diversification strategies
  • Organizing the mergers and acquisitions function
  • The search, screening and evaluation process
  • Financial analysis
  • Accounting, antitrust, tax and legal aspects
  • Negotiating techniques
  • Analyzing the acquisition contract
  • Conducting due diligence

How you will benefit


  • Screen candidates and identify bona fide prospects
  • Evaluate synergies and how much a company is really worth
  • Weigh legal, tax and accounting implications of mergers and acquisitions
  • Set appropriate offering prices
  • Structure the best deal and negotiate to your advantage

Who should attend:

In-house lawyers in financial institutions; Bankers concerned with the negotiation of loans; Bank executives involved in the documentation of loans; Lawyers in private practice who advise clients on loan agreements; Corporate counsel




TIME: 09:00 - 17:30

FEES: HRDA eligible €243, non-HRDA eligible €600 (both + €114 VAT)

Registration Form

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Instructor: Dr. Nick Skrekas

Dr. Nick Skrekas is an international lawyer and financial analyst who has worked at top law firms, as an expert on EU projects, as well as an acclaimed consultant. He also has a background as a specialist writer in cutting edge financial media like The Wall Street Journal and has authored two books for Thomson Reuters.

He has deep experience in syndicated loans representing both multi-million lenders and prime borrowers, corporate finance, project finance, finance, equipment finance, shipping and aircraft finance. He is also a specialist in international banking and business law.

Dr. Skrekas has been training bankers, CEOs, CFOs, lawyer and business executives in areas like finance and law across the world since 2004. He has recently advised some top 4 Greek banks in rationalization portfolios and consolidating their international presence.

Dr. Skrekas has a Bachelor of Laws with Honors, a Bachelor of Economics, a Diploma in Applied Finance, a Masters of Laws, an MBA and Doctorate in Law from top Australian institutions, always graduating with exceptional distinctions.

His qualifications are recognized in Australia, the UK, the US and European Union. Dr. Skrekas is also a Member of the International Bar Association and is a certified analyst. He has a superior record of more than two decades of work experience and is a leading consultant to bulge bracket investments banks and magic circle law firms, as well as private equity and hedge funds. He also is employed as a consultant by world leading strategy advisory companies.