Ross Perot and General Motors, Portuguese Version Case Solution
This Case is aboutÂ FINANCIAL MARKETS, LEADERSHIP, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, NEGOTIATIONS, ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE
PUBLICATION DATE: December 18, 1991
In December, 1986 the General Motors Board regarding Directors need to choose whether to accept the buyout contract in between GM and Ross Perot, a director of GM and its biggest investor.Â The arrangement required GM to buy all Perot’s GM reveals in swap for his termination coming from the GM deck and his retirement as Chairperson of EDS, the business Perot established in 1963 and offered in order to GM in 1984. The situation narrates a background of the Perot/GM merging, and the opposition among Perot and GM administration which caused the purchase contract.