Edelman annually advises on more than 100 M&A transactions across all industry sectors and market capitalizations. Our work is designed to help companies position their deal favorably and build support among key stakeholder groups.

Our distinction is our ability to deliver truly integrated communications planning and execution across multiple audiences, geographies, channels, and deal stages. Only Edelman is equipped to provide this holistic scope and scale of support.

We leverage our global team of advisors and subject matter experts to design and execute the optimal transaction communications strategy. Our capabilities span investor relations, financial media relations, employee communications, corporate communications, public affairs and regulatory policy, creative services, and digital and social media.


  • Canadian Pacific’s $29 billion bid for Kansas City Southern
  • Adevinta’s $9.2 billion bid for eBay’s Classified Group
  • Standard Industries $7 billion bid for W.R. Grace & Co.
  • GrandVision’s €7.1 billion offer from EssilorLuxottica