The Wesfarmers way (B)
Continuation of Case A
• With the use of a comprehensive example, the case provides ways in which the success of acquisitions can be judged combining operational, financial and strategic objectives.
• It assists the student critically evaluate acquisitions and how value is created. It also stresses the importance of having strict disciplines when undertaking acquisitions which are inherently risky. Appreciation of management models for running diversified corporations.
Wesfarmers, Consumer Services, Retail
April 2007 to February 2018
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