Mergermarket M&A Forum Hong Kong 2023

The premier M&A forum in Hong Kong

The Four Seasons Hotel, Hong Kong SAR & Online

06 Dec

Regional spotlight: The state of the M&A market

M&A activity in APAC as elsewhere may not be on the same level as the previous year, especially for larger deals, however mid-market dealmaking is in good shape and continues to dominate the market. Disruptive technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and energy transition are among the key mega trends impacting M&A and investments as strategic and financial buyers look for the best opportunities in a complex arena. Our panel of seasoned M&A advisors will discuss lessons learned and dealmaking going forward and offer their top tips on how to stay ahead. 

  • How did last year’s 2023 predictions for M&A in APAC turn out? 
  • Will macroeconomic factors, including interest rate volatility, supply chain issues, and inflation impact corporate activity in the region?
  • What investment themes and economic trends will drive Asian M&A in the next 12 months?
  • Have dealmakers seen a shift in opportunities and the types of deals they have been working on?
  • What are the key challenges for executing cross-border deals this year?
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  • Speakers keyboard_arrow_down
    Yiqing Wang Managing Editor, M&A and ECM, APAC MERGERMARKET Bio
    Qiang Fu Managing Director, Co-Head of M&A, Greater China DEUTSCHE BANK Bio
    Raghu Narain Head of Investment Banking, Asia Pacific NATIXIS CIB Bio
    Samson Lo Managing Director, Co-Head of Mergers & Acquisitions, Asia Pacific UBS Bio
    Frank Jin Managing Director, Asia-Pacific Mergers & Acquisitions MORGAN STANLEY Bio