11th IBA European Corporate and Private M&A Conference

2 Feb - 3 Feb 2023

Session information

Do the right thing! - ESG in private companies


ESG now figures daily in the headlines of the financial press, generally with a focus on publicly listed companies or investment funds. But private companies must also navigate this evolving and challenging landscape, including in the private equityPE context. This session will focus on the ESG issues and trends that confront all businesses, with a particular emphasis on private M&A, including diligence, conditions precedent, compliance and financing issues.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Heleen Kersten Stibbe, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Candice Brenet Ardian, Paris, France
Otto Haberstock POELLATH, Munich, Germany
Lise Lotte Hjerrild Horten, Copenhagen, Denmark; Chair, Women Lawyers' Committee
Maria Pernas Capgemini , Paris, France