Gontran de Dorlodot

Gontran de Dorlodot

Gontran de Dorlodot joined Corporate Diplomat after returning from Vietnam, where he led business development for Belgo, a Belgian-style micro-brewery based in Saigon. He holds a master’s degree of business economics in accounting and financial management from the Catholic University of Leuven. In his thesis, Gontran explored the macroeconomic effects of major financial changes and he is bringing this expertise to a corporate level in the context of M&A.

In an M&A, it doesn’t have to be only the purchaser who gets to spin a positive message

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are generally understood to bring about an improved market position, an increased corporate footprint or superior product offering.

Before an M&A is completed, shareholders, analysts, employees and...