/dub'l-u/: is the twenty-third letter of the modern English alphabet and is derived from a double u to express the voiced consonantal sound heard at the beginning of the word 'wow'.
Say it slowly.
is short for watt - the SI unit of power
is the chemical symbol for Tungsten (which used to be important for shedding light on things).
is used to denote the fall of a wicket when scoring in cricket.
W is the only letter of the alphabet with more than one syllable.
The word double-ewe is sometimes used as web long hand for the letter W; usually to avoid censorship when writing the three letter acronym, WTF.
(Not that we would)
Why do acquisitions fail?
The single most often stated factor is poor integration. Where solutions exist, they vary, but most place the effort post-acquisition. So you might ask, all that financial due diligence and legal effort to define the asset and agree a valuation is worth what?