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- Gerald Adolph is a senior partner with Booz & Company in New York. He specializes in mergers and major restructurings.
- Justin Pettit is a partner with Booz & Company in New York. He specializes in shareholder value and corporate finance. He is the author of Strategic Corporate Finance: Applications in Valuation and Capital Structure (Wiley, 2007).
- This article was adapted from Adolph and Pettit’s Merge Ahead: Mastering the Five Enduring Trends of Artful M&A (with Michael Sisk; McGraw-Hill, 2009).