Bankers, media experts join forces at annual Cannes Lions

The annual Cannes Lions ad festival and conference kicked off this weekend, bringing a host of bankers and media business folks to the Cote d’Azur — and perhaps pre-empting the dealmaking at Allen & Co’s July 4 mogul get-together in Sun Valley, Idaho.

Aryeh Bourkoff, the LionTree banker who recently brokered a deal between Michael Kassan’s boutique consultancy MediaLink to Cannes Lions owner Ascential Events, will be there for the first time in awhile, as M&A is the topic du jour.

 

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