M&A and Corporate Finance
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Jay Frankl is a Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Washington, DC. He leads FTI Consulting’s Activism and M&A Solutions practice in which he works with companies that are the subject of shareholder activism and/or hostile M&A activity in the development and implementation of strategies and fact finding designed to maximize shareholder value. He advises management teams and boards of directors on how to proactively develop and implement defensive strategies. Recently FTI Consulting’s Activism and M&A Solutions practice had key advisory roles in two of the largest, highest profile defenses in hostile takeover attempt situations. Mr. Frankl led a large team of FTI Consulting professionals supporting Allergan in its successful activism/M&A defense involving Pershing Square and Valeant Pharmaceuticals resulting in a white knight bid of $66bn by Actavis plc. Mr. Frankl also had a leadership role in supporting Perrigo in its successful defense against a hostile takeover bid by Mylan N.V.