The Certified M&A Professional Program is offered by the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University in conjunction with The M&A Source. This five-day program, presented at the Coles College campus near Atlanta, Georgia, has received rave reviews and has been attended by M&A professionals from the United States, Canada and Africa.
The curriculum, dedicated to privately held businesses, covered all phases of a successful M&A transaction – transaction validation and diligence; business valuation; financial analysis and tax planning; private equity funding; deal structuring and negotiations, and a special focus on best practices in M&A intermediation and consulting.
The robust program is designed to help M&A advisors gain new clients, improve their execution skills, lead organizations through successful business acquisitions and divestitures, and enhance their role as trusted M&A advisors. It is ideal for M&A intermediaries, Private Equity Groups and other professionals serving this sector, as well as senior management of privately held businesses.
Benefits of the Certified M&A Professional Certificate include:
- Market yourself as a Certified M&A Professional
- Certified by one of the top USA business schools (US News & World Report)
- No association membership requirement
- No continuing education requirements
- No recertification requirements
- No certification maintenance fees
Plus: Graduates of the Certified M&A Professional program become members of the Coles College M&A Academy alumni group and are eligible to participate in activities organized exclusively for the alumni group.
In addition, all paid program registrants receive a complimentary registration for a future M&A Source Conference and Dealmakers Expo! (Value: $625.00)
2017 Spring CM&AP Cohort
Seated: Michael S. Salvador (Director of Executive Education Programs at Coles College of Business) and J. Larry Stevens (Co-Director of Coles College of Business Mergers & Acquisitions Academy).
Standing immediately behind Mike & Larry is 2016 M&A Source Chair John Howe.
Also pictured are Terry Altman, Jeff Baxter, Randy Bring, Bill De Canio, Nathan Earnest-Jones, Tawnya Gilreath, Gary Guo, Mark Hartmann, Treve Kinsey, Mark Kulik, Jay Lehenbauer, Diana Miles, Shelby Rhodes, Michael Shea, Jason Tuzinkewich, Nancy Weisling, Greg Williams and Debbie Small.
Dates to Remember:
The next Certified M&A Professional Program will be offered October 9-13, 2017.
For more information or to inquire about discounts for multiple participants from the same company; special billing/payment arrangements; confirmation of seat availability; arrangement for temporary hold of seat(s); please contact:
Ms. Jenifer Renshaw
Assistant Director of Executive Education Programs at Coles College