The Portugal M&A Briefing is planning its return to Lisbon in November 2021.
In this exclsuive event, we'll be diving into the latest M&A challenges and opporutnities in the Portuguese market with senior industry experts showcasing the latest developments and trends.
Attracting an unrivalled audience of corporates, private equity houses, banks and advisory firms from across the Portuguese market, this is the must attend event for those looking to build their network among the industry elites.
08:30 Registration and breakfast
09:00 Chair’s welcome remarks
09:05 Panel: M&A outlook in Portugal – surprising resilience and new capabilities
While the Portuguese M&A market has been severely affected by the pandemic, there were high-value deals in specific sectors. The Portuguese pipeline is being driven by energy, infrastructures, technology, hospitality-leisure, healthcare and retail. Panelists in this session?will discuss assess how transactional activity has evolved because of the coronavirus pandemic and consider the key aspects of the new deal landscape. We'll share experiences on new and enhanced requirements for a successful deal, including a rebalancing of the risks and dealing with a higher scrutiny, rise in high-risk, high-reward opportunities and sectors that may see increased investment in 2022.?
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09:45 Morning refreshments and networking break
10:15 Fireside chat: Reshaping the energy landscape
10:45 Panel:?Private Equity insights
Private equity market activity in Portugal was supported by ever-larger deals, but a reduction in volume. There is significant amount of dry powder in the private equity sector, which will lead to more deals, and it has elevated investors ESG enthusiasm.
The panellists?will discuss?the?key drivers of deal flow in?Portuguese?private equity and what the drivers?are?for?exit.?
11:25 End of conference