Overseeing Major Transactions

May 2021

On May 6, 2021, Insurance Governance Leadership Network (IGLN) participants met virtually to discuss trends in the M&A market for insurance and financial services more broadly, and good practices for board oversight of major transactions. This ViewPoints draws on pre-meeting conversations with participants and the discussion on May 6th, and focuses on the following areas:

  • M&A activity in the sector is set to increase

  • Realizing value from transactions requires effective board challenge