n Without Prejudice - Putting the "people" into the deal : competition law

Volume 15, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 1681-178X



The Competition Commissioner, Tembinkosi Bonakele, believes one important reason why so many mergers and acquisitions fail is because the merging parties have not put enough thought into the "people" aspect of the deal. Bonakele was recorded as stating that "". In his opinion, merging companies are now explicit about the impact of a merger on employment - but not as forthcoming as they should be. When Bonakele attended the Global Competition Review conference in Cape Town in February he indicated that "".

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