M&A is up across the PR industry and private equity firms have become important buyers – especially of specialized firms. During this session, Alex Halbur, Managing Partner at Prosper Group, will moderate a discussion with the goal of helping to educate Members about the current activity and develop their strategy for PE scrutiny. The conversation will provide firsthand insights into their considerations for investing and their typical involvement after the investment is made.

Alex Halbur, Managing Partner, Prosper Group

Greg Alexander, Chief Investment Officer, Capital 54
Michael Darviche, Managing Director, Bridge22
Bob Pearson, Founder & Chair, The Next Practice Group