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Joshua Hinkel: Preparing for Activist Investors

A prepared executive team can turn a challenge from an activist investor into an opportunity to improve the business.


Joshua Hinkel: Preparing for Activist Investors

A challenge by an activist investor creates a sensitive and complex dilemma for the CEO of any public company. However, a prepared executive team can respond quickly and control the dialogue, and turn a potentially threatening situation into one that ultimately improves the health of the business, says Bain Partner Joshua Hinkel.

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