Episode 37: Whenever, Wherever - The New Model for Retail

Published on04 MAY 2016

04 MAY 2016 - Kathy Elsesser, global co-head of the Consumer Retail and Healthcare Group in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs, discusses how the slowdown in deal-making in the first quarter of 2016 has affected the consumer retail space, why the sector is so attractive to activist investors and whether the rise of e-commerce means the end of brick-and-mortar retail.


This episode was recorded on April 12, 2016.  

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