“Translating” the M&A Environment — Increasing Interest in Localization

Track: Inside Track | IN4 |
Thursday, October 15, 2015, 4:30pm – 5:15pm
Held in: Mission City Meeting Room 3
James Suprenant - William Blair
Host: Jonas Ryberg

The past 18 to 24 months have witnessed a dramatic surge in acquisition and investment activity in the localization sector, often involving some of the industry’s largest players such as Lionbridge, Welocalize and Moravia. What are the macro trends driving increasing interest from both strategic and financial buyers? What industry attributes and company-specific characteristics are attractive and compelling to the growing number of investors focused on localization opportunities? Join an advisor on two recent and relevant merger and acquisition deals in the localization sector for a discussion on these themes.