Jade Vuong

Decoding the M&A Process: Insights and Strategies for Startups

In this presentation, Dentons venture tech attorney, Nick Bushelle, and UHY transaction advisor, Jade Vuong, guide founders in navigating the exit process, from putting together the right team, finding bidders, and negotiating and closing the deal. Through diverse examples and case studies, explore different M&A structures and learn how to tailor them to fit your startup’s specific circumstances. Whether you’re contemplating an acquisition or preparing for a merger, this session arms you with the knowledge and strategies to navigate the M&A landscape effectively. Join us for an insightful discussion that demystifies M&A and empowers startups to make informed decisions in your growth journey.

Co-presenter: Nick Bushelle

Date + Time: Friday @ 11:15a – 12:00p

Venue: The Olympic


Jade Vuong is a manager in the Transaction Advisory Services. She advises and works with clients across multiple business sectors. Jade creates financial models and evaluates current and historical financial data in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP). Jade employs financial models to develop solutions and provide financial strategies as part of capitalization efforts and operations. For clients, Jade focuses on helping businesses and serves as their trusted advisor in providing timely and accurate financial information to foster business decisions and strategies. Jade is currently serving as outsourced CFO of several start-ups in Iowa. Besides, accounting and financial advisory, Jade also specializes in facilitating mergers and acquisitions transactions, financial due diligence, succession planning, capital formation, and business valuations models.