Due diligence of software companies



Motivation for the due diligence book

This book is your one-stop source for due diligence of software companies in merger and acquisition activities. It combines latest knowledge about the software industry and its business models and partner strategies with state of the art mergers and acquisitions due diligence to create this one of a kind book about how to do due diligence for software companies.


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It will be published in two parts: Part 1 has all the foundational knowledge about M&A, due diligence as well as the software business. Part 2 explains an approach for due diligence of software companies in all detail.

Content of Part 1: Mergers and acquisitions in the software industry - Foundations of due diligence

ECONOMIC FOUNDATIONS: MODELS  FOR DUE DILIGENCE

In this section business models are defined. These business models are used in later chapters to run due diligence and risk detection.

FOUNDATIONS OF MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS  AND DUE DILIGENCE

What are processes for due diligence in mergers and acquisitions? What is the best organizational setup for due diligence and M&A? This and more is explained in this chapter.

FOUNDATIONS OF DUE DILIGENCE 

Here, we learn about the due diligence task, goals and execution of due diligence. We also see, how business models can be used to do better due diligence.

RISK AND RISK MANAGEMENT

Risks and their management are paramount in mergers and acquisitions. In due diligence you try to identify them and define mitigations. Here, we learn that good coverage of the business model regarding risks improves due diligence.

FOUNDATIONS OF THE SOFTWARE BUSINESS

How can you leverage specific software business knowledge for due diligence? This chapter tells it all.

Part 1 is available now, ISBN is 9783732243815



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Title: Mergers and Acquisitions in the software industry - Foundations of due diligence

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ISBN: 3732243818

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