John Bender has more than 20 years of experience as a high-tech business transformation executive and is known as an innovative & decisive executive with a passion for winning in the market.
Mary Chico is a Director within WTW M&A practice. Mary focuses her consulting on leading complex global M&A, joint venture, divestiture and spin-off transactions. She has extensive experience in talent retention, culture and integration effectiveness.
John Christman has 25 years of experience leading a variety of business transformation efforts including several executive level positions at Dell Inc., where he built and led global cross-functional program post-merger integration management teams as well as finance organizations.
Mark Dickelman brings over 20 years of executive leadership in information technology, payments and financial services. Mark brings a wealth of hands-on expertise for a range of M&A scenarios.
Denise Elias has over 25 years of professional leadership and consulting experience for a variety of companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 firms. She has led due diligence, pre- and post- acquisition integration planning and multi-country integrations totaling over $3B in value.
Ellen Federman is a member of WTW's Global M&A Practice and is the M&A lead for the East Division of the U.S. Ellen focuses on business and HR strategy and complex project management.
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Mark Herndon is Chairman Emeritus and Senior Consultant of the M&A Leadership Council. He specializes in a broad range of strategic and business effectiveness initiatives and is the co-author of “The Complete Guide To Mergers and Acquisitions".
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Jim Jeffries has been leading national and international consulting companies, private equity and M&A (mergers and acquisitions) for 30 years. During that time, he completed three corporate turnarounds. He is the founder and CEO of the M&A Leadership Council, which is a global organization delivering best practice training to the M&A community.
Mark Juergens has over 25 years of professional experience spanning corporate strategy, M&A, and client services leadership in a telecom strategy consulting firm. He has led due diligence, pre- and post- acquisition integration planning and multi-country integrations for over 25 deals totaling value over $5B in value.
Dean W. Kepraios
Dean Kepraios, WTW's M&A champion for Texas, has 26 years of consulting experience with multinational organizations, he has presented on a variety of human resources-related topics, and has worked with a variety of clients from a range of industries.
Jocelyn Lammoglia is a Director within WTW's M&A Practice, heavily involved in supporting and developing M&A initiatives in Latin America, as well as supporting M&A cross-border assignments.
Leena is an International M&A Consultant with WTW’s Global M&A Practice, based in New York City, and assists clients across a broad range of transactional issues in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and spin-offs focusing on overall project management and coordination within the context of corporate transactions.
Donald Nagle is a strategic change and transformation consultant with over 20 years of experience serving global clients. He has developed and implemented major change initiatives that span the value chain and cover all major functions. He focuses on business-driven change, transition management, and organizational development.
Mark Rapier brings over 30 years of executive leadership in information technology across multiple industries including Manufacturing & Industrial Services, Healthcare & Life Sciences, and Financial Services & Insurance.
Kevin Roberts has over 25 years of experience growing middle-market sized businesses as a principal investor and as a strategic advisor. Kevin is Managing Director of Fidelitas Capital Partners, a private equity sponsor focused on buyouts and equity recapitalizations of established lower middle-market sized companies.
Alicia Ruckman has over twelve years of experience working with the Transaction Advisory and Assurance practices at BDO. She focuses on providing buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence to public and private strategic investors and private equity clients.
Wendy Selley is a passionate M&A professional, bringing over 15 years of experience leading successful acquisitions/integrations, equity investments, JVs, partnerships, and divestitures, including complicated buy and sell-side carve-outs.
Briana Sharp is a business transformation leader and M&A expert with a reputation of facilitating major change. Briana has the unique talent of finding common ground between business needs and the employee experience, utilizing a business-friendly approach that helps engage staff through the transformation process.
James Sharpe is an M&A Consultant within the Global Services and Solutions (GSS) Group based in New York. He focuses on providing solutions, guidance and advice to US Multinationals companies on a variety of International Merger and Acquisition projects, with a focus on due diligence and integration project management roles.
Senior cybersecurity and privacy expert, Anna Sherony, serves as Partner with Fortium Partners and as Senior Advisor to M&A Partners.
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John S. Sinkus leverages his more than 30 years of business systems integration, enterprise architecture, business analytics, business and project thought leadership and CIO experience to successfully advise clients regarding their M&A business and technology strategies, designs and transactional integrations.
Based in Chicago, Duncan Smithson is a Senior Director in WTW's M&A group with 25 years of M&A and international consulting experience. Duncan provides HR M&A consulting advice to a wide range of corporate and private equity firms and has extensive experience of all deal stages from pre-deal strategic planning, through due diligence, to do-by-close and post-acquisition integration.
Stephanie Snyder is a Senior Partner at M&A Partners. Stephanie has more than 18 years' experience delivering value-creating M&A advisory services to clients.