2010 General News
General News - 2010
Lincoln International receives "Financial advisory firm 2010 - Germany" award from ACQ Finance Magazine
London, January 2011 - Lincoln International, a global M&A advisor, receives "Financial advisory firm 2010 - Germany" award from the prestigious British finance magazine ACQ.
Lincoln International in Germany leads the League Tables of merger market and Thomson Financial with 26 successfully closed M&A transactions
Despite at times still difficult market conditions Lincoln International successfully concluded 26 M&A deals in Germany alone. Due to this impressive result Lincoln International secured first place in the relevant League Tables for Germany regarding the number of transactions for the first time in its history. No other domestic or foreign bank was able to close more transactions than Lincoln International. (Please click here for the German 2010 League Tables of merger market and Thomson Financial).
Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, has announced that James Foster has joined the firm as Advisory Director, Cyber Security. Mr. Foster will help strengthen the firm’s knowledge and presence in the cyber arena by leveraging his background, contacts and experience in the industry. Foster will assist in developing and securing new business opportunities while providing strategic advice to transaction execution teams.
Lincoln International, the leading independent global mid-market investment bank, is delighted to announce the launch of a UK debt advisory business and the appointment of Jonathan Broome as Managing Director and Head of Debt Advisory at its London Office. He will join Lincoln International in January 2011.
CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 16, 2010 – Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, announced today that Jeffrey Stevens has joined the firm as a Managing Director. Based in Lincoln International’s Chicago office, Stevens is a dedicated member of the firm’s Healthcare Group, which focuses on diagnostic and research tools, pharmaceuticals, medical products and technologies, and healthcare services.
In the first six months of 2010, Lincoln International in Germany has already successfully completed 12 transactions - including 10 sell-side mandates. Furthermore, 10 of the closed transactions are cross border. Lincoln International has retained its market-leading position in the league tables of merger market and Thomson Financial thanks to the number of completed M&A deals.
Frankfurt, 15 July 2010 - Lincoln International, a leading global investment bank for midmarket transactions located in Frankfurt and offices in Amsterdam, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, New York, Paris, Tokyo, and Vienna, today announced that Markus Lehnert joined as Managing Director on 1 July 2010.
Lincoln International hires Dr. Burkhard Weber as Managing Director for its Frankfurt office; joining from Close Brothers
FRANKFURT, 20 April 2010 - Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, today announces that it has hired Dr. Burkhard Weber as Managing Director for its Frankfurt office. Burkhard joins from Close Brothers where he was responsible for M&A-advice to clients from business services and selected industrial manufacturing sectors in German speaking countries. At Lincoln he will focus on serving industrial manufacturing and industrial services clients supplying to the infrastructure, construction and energy-related markets as well as clients from the paper and packaging markets.
Lincoln International ranks first in German M&A transactions for first quarter of 2010 according to the merger market League Table
Frankfurt, April 12, 2010 - For the first time, Lincoln International leads the highly regarded merger market League Table for the number of successful German transactions (please click here for the official ranking). All six transactions completed were cross border deals where Lincoln International represented the seller. Buyers were international corporations with headquarters in Taiwan, Australia and the USA.
Lincoln International appoints Francis Fernandes as Advisory Director to its market-leading UK Pensions Advisory business
Lincoln International, the independent mid-market investment bank, has appointed former Citigroup banker Francis Fernandes as Advisory Director to its market-leading Pensions Advisory business. Francis most recently headed the European pension business of Bridge Pointe Insurance (a Bermudan reinsurer).
Lincoln International Appoints Managing Director Federico Mennella to Co-Head Global Chemicals Practice
CHICAGO, IL, March 15, 2010 — Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, announced today the appointment of Federico Mennella as co-head of Lincoln International's global chemicals practice. Mr. Mennella, who joined Lincoln in 2006 to lead the growth of the firm's New York office, will continue to be based in New York.
Lincoln International Opens Office in Amsterdam: Eric Wijs, Managing Director and Head of the Benelux, to Lead Office
AMSTERDAM, 1 MARCH 2010 - Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, today announced the opening of its Amsterdam office, marking another important step in its global expansion. Eric Wijs has been appointed to lead the new office.
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, private capital raising, U.K. pensions advisory services and providing restructuring advice, fairness opinions and valuations for leading organizations involved in mid-market transactions. With offices in Chicago, Frankfurt, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, New York, Paris, Tokyo and Vienna, and strategic partnerships with China Everbright in China and ICICI Securities, Inc. in India, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in the key global economies. The organization provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise, and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest. More information about Lincoln International can be obtained at www.lincolninternational.com.
Alka Bali rejoins former Close Brothers colleagues to head Lincoln International’s UK Consumer sector team
Lincoln International, the independent mid-market investment bank, has appointed Alka Bali to head its UK Consumer sector team.
Lincoln International and Casesa & Co. Form Strategic Alliance in Investment Banking for the Automotive & Truck Industry
Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, and Casesa & Co., a premier advisor to the global automotive industry, have announced that they have formed a strategic alliance. The alliance combines Casesa & Co.’s broad industry strategic insights and relationships with Lincoln International’s proven transaction experience to assist clients in the formulation and execution of successful strategic initiatives as the global automotive industry regains momentum and financial stability.
Lincoln International Launches Healthcare Practice; Experienced Healthcare Investment Banking Team to Drive Global Deal Activity and Strengthen Firm’s Presence in Industry
Chicago - January 19, 2010 – Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, announced today that it has launched a new practice focused exclusively on serving the healthcare industry. To lead this practice, the firm has appointed one of the premier healthcare investment banking teams in the United States. These seasoned healthcare bankers will enable Lincoln International to offer a dedicated team that provides informed, creative and value-added healthcare M&A advisory services to clients around the world.
Lincoln International’s London office hires Richard Hall as a Director in its Pensions Advisory practice to further grow its leading employer covenant advisory service for companies and trustees.
Lincoln, a leading global mid-market investment bank, announces today that Richard Hall has joined the firm as a Director in its Pensions Advisory business. Richard brings considerable pensions consulting experience and specializes in advising on employer covenant and related pensions funding issues.