Q4 2023: AI is gaining traction in M&D

What’s ahead in 2024 for the M&D M&A space?

We’re observing more M&D companies turning to AI and machine learning to gain a competitive edge. This trend plus the closing of a large number of “mega deals” happening in the industry in 2023 means that those who aren’t already investing in automation and technologies, and other ways to compete with larger businesses, will have some hurdles to jump.

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In our M&D M&A Quarterly report, we detail the roadblocks those in the industry may face when adopting AI, and how to realize the benefits of these innovations, including:

  • Integration with existing systems
  • Data management and quality
  • Cost and ROI concerns
  • Cybersecurity and privacy
  • And more

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