M&A Communications require specific skills. Every merger, acquisition or major reorganization is complex. They are highly emotional processes that touch the heart of the organizations involved and the people who work there. M&A Communications can help achieve your goals. Two reasons for failing M&A projects are the lack of a compelling story and poor communication. Ris Consultancy is a Netherlands-based strategic communications agency that specializes in M&A and change communications. We help companies develop winning communications strategies.
When there’s so much at stake, it’s critical to work with professionals who have already been in the trenches and know the do’s and don’ts of M&A and change communications through and through. We know how to address, convey, and communicate even the most difficult issues. And they know how to positively influence your employees, clients and shareholders so they view change as an opportunity, not as a threat. We have worked on numerous mergers, acquisitions and reorganizations, from small-to medium-sized organizations to large corporates.communications projects.
We are passionate about helping companies manage change so it supports their business objectives, inspires people, and elevates their reputation in the market.
The success of every merger, acquisition or major reorganization depends on engaging the right people in the right way. This is what we have learned from being involved in large change projects across many different industries through the years.
If your organization is about to undergo, or is currently going through, a major change, we can help you with the following:
- Conduct a thorough stakeholder analysis and ensure sponsorship from all major stakeholders
- Provide strategic counsel on the appropriate communications strategy
- Develop supporting communications plans that are customized for each stakeholder
- Create content for your communications measures (press releases, fact sheets, presentations, talking points, articles, communications toolkits and much more)
- Coordinate and manage all communications – before, during and after the deal.
Given the complexity of M&A and corporate restructuring, it’s critical that all communications are implemented smoothly and efficiently, with no surprises. We’ll help you deliver the right information to the right people at the right time.
If you have trouble communicating youw merger, acquisition or divestment, don’t hesitate to contact us.