Thought leaders WORTH Watching

InterGrowth’s featured sessions, curated by ACG, focus on timely and relevant topics that explore their impact on your business.


MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2020 | 2:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Pet and Animal Care M&A: You’re Barking Up The Right Tree

As owners increasingly humanize their pets and consider them part of the family, there is a growing demand for specialty and preventative care services that extend their lives. It’s more important than ever to understand how to get your capital into the pet and animal care industry. Join ACG Global’s CEO, Tom Bohn, as he sits down with several animal healthcare M&A experts including the top lobbyist in animal health, a PE-backed CEO who built a successful pet healthcare concept from the ground up, and more. Panelists will discuss key trends, consumer priorities, entry points for those looking to deploy capital, a deep dive into valuations, and opportunities from a technological perspective.

Mark Cushing
Founding Partner
Animal Policy Group

Kerri Marshall
Chief Information Officer & Vice President of Innovation
Compassion-First Vet Hospitals

John Bork
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
WellHaven Pet Health

Moderated by
Tom Bohn
Chief Executive Officer
ACG Global

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 2020 | 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

State of the Middle Market

Join ACG and Ron Temple, Managing Director, Co-Head of Multi-Asset and Head of US Equity for Lazard Asset Management, as he gives an update on the overall state of the economy as it relates to the middle market. The presentation will touch on the current state of the deal environment, hot industry sectors, the global marketplace, the upcoming election, the impact of COVID-19, and more.

Ron Temple
Managing Director, Co-Head of Multi-Asset and Head of US Equity
Lazard Asset Management