Russ Banham

Russ Banham (russ@russbanham.com) is a contributing writer to Chief Executive


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Six Avoidable M&A Mistakes

What not to do to make the most of your acquisition opportunities.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions , Small Business , Small Business September 2 2010

Seeing the Big Picture

New data tools are enabling CEOs to get a better handle on performance across their organizations.

Russ Banham November 1 2003

Preparing Your Company for Sale

Key Takeaways To garner an optimum price for the sale of a company: Conduct due diligence as a buyer would. [...]

Russ Banham Corporate Finance April 16 2012
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Paying the Piper

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, signed by President Obama on February 17, 2009 mandates strict new rules on executive compensation for recipients of the federal Troubled Asset Relief Program.

Russ Banham CEO Compensation June 21 2009

Pay in the Balance

Some severance packages are so rich it’s a wonder CEOs still work. Here’s how to avoid shareholder ire in compensation.

Russ Banham August 1 2001

Pay Crackdown

At leading companies, compensation committees make changes to heed criticism of egregious pay. Washington likely will spur others.

Russ Banham September 1 2002

Mergers and Acquisitions: A Deal Gone Wrong

For our November/December 2011 issue, former CEO and chairman of Procter & Gamble A.G. Lafley tells Chief Executive about an acquisition gone wrong.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions November 28 2011

Making the Most of M&A Deals

What is it that separates winners from losers in M&A transactions? To get a grip on the answer, Chief Executive turned to some of the world’s top dealmakers.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions April 16 2012

M&A: Preparing Your Company for Sale

As a managing director at FMV Capital Markets, an Irvine, California-based investment bank, Allan Siposs has advised dozens of companies [...]

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions April 16 2012

M&A: Adding Up the Numbers

How does one define M&A success? Chief Executive reached out to two respected corporate performance consultancies—EVA Dimensions and Applied Finance Group—and put the question to them.

Russ Banham Corporate Finance , Mergers & Acquisitions April 16 2012

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