Mark Herndon , Chairman

Mark Herndon of MALC
Phone: 
214.280.3486

Mark Herndon serves as Chairman of the M&A Leadership Council, an educational consortium dedicated to equipping acquirers with internal M&A capabilities that maximize deal value. Previous experience includes:

Mark’s direct M&A operations and advisory experience includes nearly 80 different transactions from $10 million to over $36 billion in total enterprise value. Roles have included: Executive Committee and Steering Committee member, Integration Lead, Diligence Manager, Integration Program Manager, and Work-Stream Leader for mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures across a variety of industry verticals.

Mark is the co-author of The Complete Guide To Mergers and Acquisitions: Process Tools to Support M&A Integration at Every Level, Third Edition (John Wiley/Jossey-Bass Publishers, July 2014).In addition to his business advisory work, Mark serves as a board director for various privately held companies and charitable organizations.

  • President of a transaction advisory firm that supported private equity, family offices and mid-market companies with M&A buy-side and sell-side transaction services including strategy development and implementation; valuation; acquisition, distressed situation financing; due diligence; restructuring and workouts
  • U.S. Region Leader for Merger and Acquisition Services with Watson Wyatt Worldwide, a global top-twenty consulting firm, where his clients included: Boeing, Dell Computer, Dow Chemical, Equistar Chemicals LP, Lyondell Petrochemical and McNeil Consumer Products
  • President of M&A Partners (a sponsor of the M&A Leadership Council) where his practice included: M&A strategy; due diligence; integration management; communications, culture and change management

Mark’s direct M&A operations and advisory experience includes nearly 80 different transactions from $10 million to over $36 billion in total enterprise value. Roles have included: Executive Committee and Steering Committee member, Integration Lead, Diligence Manager, Integration Program Manager, and Work-Stream Leader for mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures across a variety of industry verticals.

Mark is the co-author of The Complete Guide To Mergers and Acquisitions: Process Tools to Support M&A Integration at Every Level, Third Edition (John Wiley/Jossey-Bass Publishers, July 2014).In addition to his business advisory work, Mark serves as a board director for various privately held companies and charitable organizations.