In recent years, Chinese M&A activity has focused on buying natural resources companies in Africa and Latin America. But China’s long-term goal is access to markets as well as to resources. The Chinese are embarking on an acquisition quest, and their compasses point west. Robin Bew, managing director of the Economist Intelligence Unit, summarizes the challenges Chinese firms face and the steps they can take toward more successful outcomes. getAbstract suggests this succinct, though rather promotional, address to executives on both sides of M&A deals.
In this summary, you will learn
- What drives Chinese mergers and acquisitions,
- How Chinese companies can optimize the acquisition process and
- What sectors Chinese firms are targeting.
About the Author
Robin Bew is the managing director of the Economist Intelligence Unit.