The dilemma of cross-border acquisitions: Tyco International and Johnson Controls

Nowadays, Tyco has become a mere shadow of the diversified engineering group that used to be in the 1990s. Over the years, it has expanded under an aggressive acquisition strategy overseen by former CEO Dennis Kozlowski.┬áThe slice of the once $130bn conglomerate, which nowadays sells only fire safety and security systems, will be acquired by┬áJohnson … Continue reading The dilemma of cross-border acquisitions: Tyco International and Johnson Controls