About Us

Global Management

Chairman

Jacques Jetten

Managing Partner of MAWW Amsterdam. Experience in M&A for more than 15 years. Involved in more than 100 mid-corporate national and international deals.

Industry expertise in Agro and IT.

Extensive valuation expertise (MRICS).

Chairman of M&A Worldwide. Board of the Dutch Association of Registered Valuators.

Industry expertise:

Aerospace & defense; Agriculture; Beverages; Electronics; Food; Steel, metal, and woodworking; Trade; Wholesale.

Executive Board Member

Douglas Rodgers

Vice President, Holland & Knight Consulting, LLC. President and CEO, Corcentric, Inc. CEO, Global Software Corporation. President and CEO, Perfection Equipment.

Industry expertise:

Advertising, PR & marketing; Aerospace & defense; Agriculture; Automotive; Beverages; Building & construction; Business services; Clean technology; Education and training; Electronics; Energy & renewables; Financial services; Food; Healthcare; Information technology; Insurance; Leisure; Life sciences; Luxury goods; Media, printing, and publishing; Plastics; Recycling; Retail and franchising; Security; Steel, metal, and woodworking; Telecom; Textile & clothing; Trade; Transport & logistics; Wholesale.

Executive Board Member

Jordi Blasco

M&A advisor, member of Boards of Directors and Advisory Boards, and lecturer. Advised many deals (mostly cross-border) in several industries. Founding partner at MAWW Barcelona in 2008.

Director at professional organizations like M&A Worldwide. Currently a part-time lecturer at EADA Business School.

Industry expertise:

Beverages; Education and training; Food; Information technology; Leisure; Media, printing, and publishing; Plastics.

Executive Board Member - Paris

Didier Busquet

Didier leverages 29 years of experience and over 90 missions completed. Retail, services, and impact investing specialist.

Industry experience:

Business services; Education and training; Food; Retail and franchising.

Board Member

Brian Higgins

Chartered Accountant. Joined  MAWW Manchester after qualifying with Arthur Andersen. Experience in fundraising, buy-side, sell-side, MBO, and IPO mandates.

Leader of the Advanced Manufacturing Industry Group.

Industry experience:

Business Services; Engineering; Information technology; Steel, metal, and woodworking; Transport & logistics.

Board Member

Mark Lerner

Over 30 years of investment banking experience advising clients on cross-border transactions including M&A and strategic advisory and debt and equity financing. Board Member of M&A Worldwide.

Industry expertise:

Automotive; Beverages; Business services; Chemicals; Electronics; Food; Healthcare; Information technology; Luxury goods; Textile & clothing; Transport & logistics.

Board Member

Nitin Arora

With over 15 years of experience, Nitin heads the National team in Transaction Advisory with a diverse skill portfolio which includes private & strategic equity placement, partner search, mergers & acquisition, business & regulatory valuation, financial due diligence, financial modeling, and negotiation.

Member of the Automotive and of the Business Services Industry Group.

Industry experience:

Advertising, PR & marketing; Chemicals; Engineering; Plastics; Transport & logistics.