Logan informs his skeptical management team of his plan to make another attempt to acquire Pierce, a rival media company and one of the most respected names in news, and brings back Frank to work on the deal. Convinced the acquisition is a terrible idea, Shiv asks Tom to deliver the message to Logan at a corporate retreat in Hungary. Greg worries his pre-meeting with a Logan biographer puts his standing with the family at risk. Connor's presidential announcement irritates Logan.
The Roy family - Logan Royand his four children - controls one of the biggest media and entertainment conglomerates in the world. 'Succession' tracks their lives as they contemplate what the future will hold for them once their ageing father begins to step back from the company.