This paper explores the role of the IT Organization in mergers and acquisitions. Excellent discussion for the CIO to understand their role. MUST Read! (100+ pages)
What is the role of IT and the CIO in M&A?
- Does the CIO get involved post merger implementation of the deal?
- Can the early involvement of the CIO improve the changes of success?
- Will leveraging IT expertise help speed up time to market?
- Can a CIO use this leverage to help themselves, rightfully, to a seat at the table?
So, is there a win-win waiting for the right action on the part of CIOs? This discussion will help you formulate your views and articulate them clearly to your peers and the CEO. Excellent Discussion!