Key takeaways of the M&A Monitor 2023
Looking back at the last decade
The Belgian M&A market has become much more professional
M&A has been increasingly focusing on revenue enhancement rather than cost cutting
The M&A market became more seller-friendly
What will the future bring for M&A in Belgium?
Possible trends for the future according to the respondents of the survey:
Proactive dealmaking, by relying on data analytics and AI.
Looking beyond Belgian borders for acquisition targets
Impact of ESG to identify relevant target companies – with a focus on environmental considerations.
In the report you’ll also find:
Specific data about the respondents of the survey
The evolution of the Belgian M&A market
Detailed info regarding done deals: motives, valuation, structuring, characteristics…
Closing words by:
- Alexi Vangerven – BDO Belgium
- Dominic Dhaene – Bank Van Breda
- Luc Wynant – Van Olmen & Wynant