Deal Points, Fall 2022, “ESG: Creating Value and Mitigating Risk In Mergers & Acquisitions"
Myron Mallia-Dare and Cindy Kim co-wrote “ESG: Creating Value and Mitigating Risk In Mergers & Acquisitions,” featured in the Newsletter of the American Bar Association Mergers & Acquisitions Committee, Fall 2022.
This article looks at how companies must consider environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) factors in their mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) transactions to achieve maximum value and monitor risks.
A focus on ESG can be a competitive advantage for companies, private equity funds, and other strategic acquirers. It assists organizations in creating value, mitigating risks, and becoming more resilient. Consideration of ESG factors in M&A transactions is undeniably rising.