Your company recently went through a global merger or acquisition in which at least one of the parties involved was from one of the following countries (Saudi Arabia, Egypt, or Cuba). You need to create a PowerPoint presentation that you will present to the Board to describe the rationale behind the merger or acquisition.
•Identify if the merger or acquisition was vertical or horizontal in nature.
•Compare and contrast some advantages and disadvantages to pursuing the merger as opposed to pursuing an association.
•What are some of the social implications of doing business with this firm (human rights, social responsibility, and etcetera)?
•Create a PowerPoint presentation, at least 7-9 slides, not counting the title or reference slides.
•Include at least 3 valid, credible resources, preferably from the Post University Library.
•Include an introduction and conclusion slide.
•Use APA formatting for citations, include in-text citations on slides.
Be sure to read the criteria below by which your work will be evaluated before you write and again after you write.
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