Issue 1 2020
Happy New Year and welcome to the January issue of Acquisition International magazine. As always, we aim to be your monthly source for all of the latest news and features from across the corporate realm. It’s been a busy few weeks at the AI office as we prepare ourselves for the year ahead.
Year in Review 2019
In this special supplement we will be catching up and paying homage to some of our success stories from the last year. Despite facing challenges on numerous fronts, the leading lights featured in this supplement have thrived and flourished, going from strength to strength through extraordinary leadership, creativity and innovation.
Issue 12 2019
It’s official. Holiday fever has gripped the editorial department. As I type, my keyboard is positively surrounded by seasonal paraphernalia – mostly cards and various gifts in stages of being unwrapped - and there’s a faint smell of sweet treats in the air. Yet, all over the world, business carries on. The wheels turn. Deals are made.
Issue 11 2019
Another month down, another month closer to 2020 – a new decade. It doesn’t seem all that long ago that we were welcoming in 2010, riding a wave of swift technological development, and driving together towards a brighter, shinier future. Whilst the years since have been somewhat tumultuous and seemingly full of uncertainty, there’s always that spark of optimism that rests on the cusp of a new year.
Issue 10 2019
In this month’s issue, we discover more about The Law Offices of Aaron Resnick, P.A. is an AV rated law firm who concentrate on business and commercial matters. Established by Aaron Resnick, both the firm and founder have experienced an exceptional level of success over the years.
Issue 9 2019
In this month’s packed edition, we cover a vast range of topics from latest acquisitions to new leadership and even award winning law firms. For instance, we profile Italian law firm, Studio Legale GTA. Since their inception in 2007, the firm has provided legal services to companies across the country, as well as international business with interest in Italy.
Issue 8 2019
In this month’s edition, we have filled it with insightful articles and features on a vast range of topics as we discover more about marketing for every sector.
Issue 7 2019
In this month’s issue, we have filled it with insightful articles and features on a vast range of topics. For example, we take a closer look at M.Meilak and Associates, an accounting firm based in Malta providing tax advisory and accounting services across different sectors.
Issue 6 2019
Welcome to the June issue of Acquisition Intl. magazine: your monthly source for all the latest news and features from across the corporate finance domain. Within the pages of this month’s issue we have insightful features ranging from leading law firms, to an artificial intelligence video surveillance software company.
Issue 5 2019
Gracing the cover of this month’s issue is AIROLINK, one of the leading providers of top quality construction and engineering services in the UAE. Recently, we caught up with CEO and Chairman Dr. Anil Pillai, who provided us with a glimpse into the innerworkings of the award-winning company.
This month's influencers
Leaders in Taxation’
Sarkis Sakr & Partners
Sarkis Sakr & Partners
Having been named Lebanon’s leading taxation and assurance consultancy of the year in Acquisition International, Sarkis Sakr & Partners has secured its status as one of the country’s foremost accounting practices. Following the firm’s win in Acquisition International’s 2019 Leading Adviser Awards, we profiled them to learn more about their award-winning services and successes.
Alternative SME credit specialist Caple has supported EnSilica, a leading bespoke chip design and supply firm, with a £3.7m fully unsecured loan. This will enable EnSilica to continue its expansion into high-growth sectors including automotive, space and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Ensuring that safety procedures are completely and totally compliant with all the necessary rules and regulations is becoming increasingly important with more guidelines coming into effect every year. One firm, The Compliance Workbook (TCW), are helping clients simplify safety, compliance and budgetary tasks through the enthusiastic and sagacious leadership of CEO Ryan Dempsey. Discover why he is definitely one to watch heading into a new decade.
With over twenty years of legal experience in Kuwait, during which she has held the roles of Assistant Director of the legal department at Ahli United Bank, Chair of the Economic Committee of the Kuwait Lawyers Association for two years. Editor-in-Chief of Legal Challenges magazine, Areej Hamada has done it all. Now the President of the Legal Challenges Group, we take a closer look to find out more about her exceptional success.
Paper receipts account for 1.5 billion pounds of environmental waste each year in the United States alone. So, is it time for paper receipts to become extinct? As a way of reducing the amount of waste you are producing this seems like the way forward for most companies, but will having no receipts have an impact on your spending habits?
RAK Ceramics is known for their wide product selection and ability to produce bespoke ranges for both small and large scale projects. Recently, the firm found success in AI’s Global Excellence Awards 2019 where they were selected as the World Leaders in Ceramics Production – 2019. On the back of this win, we profile the company and caught up with Group CEO, Mr Abdallah Massaad, who provided us with a glimpse into the innerworkings of the successful firm.
The fight against cancer has become one of the greatest in modern medical history, and scientific research continues to yield new medical methods for combating this disease. At the forefront of developing innovative technologies is Advanced Oncotherapy, a UK-based company focused on delivering proton-based radiotherapy. Heading into a new decade of medical advancement, discover why CEO Nicolas Serandour is being featured as one of Acquisition International’s CEOs to Watch in 2020.
Nearly half of working Brits are visiting sites or opening email attachments that could cause a virus, malware or ransomware attack, according to a new UK-wide study commissioned for strategic IT consultancy, Aura Technology*. The anonymous poll of 2,000 office workers also found that 29% have already caused a virus, malware or ransomware attack at work by accident.
It is important to be compliant more than ever today in a time where data protection and cy-bersecurity are enormous topics that all business owners need to be wary of. Fortunately, it can be relatively straightforward to make sure that your business is compliant at all times.
Founded in 2013 by a group of highly experienced lawyers from top-tier Italian legal practices, STARCLEX – Studio Legale Associato Guglielmetti specialises in providing day-by-day and extraordinary legal advice to listed and private companies. Find out why this legal advice firm are one of 2019’s leading advisors as we profile the company.
The combined company, which will be headquartered in Valencia following closing, becomes a $2.4 billion business with a global footprint in 17 countries and more than 4,000 employees. The combined company will serve more than 8,400 customers, including many of the world’s leading aerospace and defense original equipment manufacturers and their subcontractors.
Nok Nok Labs, the trusted leader in next-generation consumer authentication has announced optimised integration with Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys. The integration provides enterprises worldwide the ability to easily use the Nok Nok S3 Authentication Suite (Nok Nok S3 Suite) with any Yubico YubiKey.
Pio-Tech the leading provider of Banking Business Intelligence and Performance Management Solutions in the Middle East and East Africa announces the successful completion of Bank-BI® AML project, which went live recently at People’s Bank of Zanzibar.
Most commonly used in the trading world, market sentiment refers to the overall attitude of investors towards a particular market. Now, Apple’s Steve Jobs famously said he didn’t pay attention to market research and, instead, aimed to give customers something they didn’t know they wanted. However, for the average US business, reacting to market sentiment can often be a winning strategy.
Copper, a Google Cloud-recommended CRM for G Suite, has announced continued industry momentum following a flurry of new customer wins across small and medium businesses, in a year where the brand also raised $15M in Series C funding and appointed new CEO Dennis Fois.
Optimizt Technologies offers specialist engineering and technology services to a diverse range of businesses globally, including automobile, medical equipment and heavy machinery to name a few.