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Phillip McCreanor Joins Lincoln International’s London Office as a Managing Director in the Global Industrials Practice

Lincoln International, a leading global, mid-market investment bank, announced today that it has strengthened its Global Industrials investment banking practice with the addition of Phillip McCreanor as Managing Director in its London office. Since 2010, Lincoln International’s Global Industrials team has been ranked #1 by Mergermarket for four consecutive years, completing more than 150 M&A transactions over this time period. The Global Industrials practice has grown to over 80 professionals across 16 offices worldwide serving private equity-owned, publicly traded and privately-held companies in the industrial technology and industrial equipment and materials sectors.

Team of Four Seasoned Professionals Further Deepens Lincoln International’s Valuations & Opinions Expertise

Lincoln International, a leading global, mid-market investment bank, announced today that it has expanded its Valuations & Opinions Group. The Valuations & Opinions Group has grown significantly over the last several years and has expanded its client base to include many of the largest and most prestigious business development companies (BDCs), alternative asset managers, credit opportunity funds and private equity groups. The Group’s recent additions will enable Lincoln International to offer even more in-depth expertise and advice on valuations and transaction opinion services to a broader range of clients.

Since establishing a presence in the UK market in 2008, Lincoln’s London office has grown to more than 30 professionals. In 2014 the office is on track to record its sixth consecutive year of growth with 15 transactions completed year to date in M&A and Debt Advisory, and 24 clients won in our Pensions Advisory business, taking scheme assets under advice to approaching £100 billion.

Lincoln International is excited to announce the release of its new website, which has been re-designed with a more sophisticated look, improved navigation, and updated information about the firm reflecting the truly global brand of Lincoln International. The new website went live today, April 1st, coinciding with the firm’s 18th anniversary.

Lincoln International, the leading global mid-market investment bank, today announced the opening of its Zurich office, marking another important step in its global expansion. Øyvind Bjordal has been appointed to lead the new office.

Lincoln International, the leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that it has been named Investment Bank of the Year for 2013 by Mergers & Acquisitions Magazine.

Lincoln International, a leading advisor to the mid-market, is pleased to announce another record year in 2013 with over 125 transactions closed worldwide. Throughout 2013, Lincoln International expanded its global footprint and increased its industry expertise to continue to drive the firm’s success, leading to its highest worldwide rankings to date.

Coming off another record year of transaction closings both worldwide and in many of its geographies, Lincoln International is proud to be ranked by Mergermarket as having completed more exits for private equity than any other firm in the world, regardless of size. Lincoln International was also once again ranked by Mergermarket among the top three mid-market investment banks for sell-side transactions for all types of owners in North America and Europe. The firm received the same ranking from Mergermarket in 2012, demonstrating a consistent track record of success. In terms of specific countries, Lincoln International was ranked as the #1 advisor to PE in both Germany and the U.S.

Lincoln International’s Industrials Group is once again ranked the #1 industrials advisor in North America by Mergermarket by number of deals of any size, closing 32 industrials deals in 2013. This is the fourth consecutive year this group has been ranked #1, having completed more than 125 industrials deals over the last four years.

Lincoln International, a leading global, mid-market investment bank, today announced the promotions of Michael Fisch, Christopher Stradling, Alysia Tan, and Christine Tiseo to Managing Director, effective immediately. These promotions further expand the firm’s capabilities across several key product groups. Each of these individuals started as an associate with Lincoln International and then promoted to VP, Director and now Managing Director. Combined they have over 40 years of experience with Lincoln International.