2018 Year-End Results

Real Connection. True Perspective.

While the numbers are one indicator of our continued growth, we are most proud of the work we did – and outcomes we achieved – on behalf of our valued clients. Through the feedback of more than 750 clients in 2018, we affirmed that the connections we create and leverage for clients, coupled with the perspective we deliver, make Lincoln truly special.

The year ahead promises to provide many occasions for continued partnership.

We entered 2019 with a robust backlog and a keen focus on dynamics driving opportunities. We look forward to connecting with you on topics that matter to your business and success.


  • We are pleased to share with you a snapshot of our 2018 results, which reflect another record year at Lincoln International.

2018 Highlights from Around the World

Source: Mergemarket; represents all sell-side private equity exits with EV <$500 million announced globally from 2013-2018 as recorded by Mergemarket

True Perspective click topics below to learn more

A New Standard for Beauty and Apparel: Inclusive Products and Sustainable Brands

Investor interest in environmental, social and governance (ESG) increases daily. As a result, companies and brands are now being called upon to prioritize ESG activities in an authentic and transparent… Read More

Reality Check: Assessing Private Equity’s 2022 Predictions

In Q4 2021, Lincoln International surveyed nearly 400 private equity investors on their expectations for dealmaking in the year ahead. In the three quarters since, public equity markets have seen… Read More

Lending Opportunities Abound for PE Investments in Digital Infrastructure

COVID-19 flipped the script on infrastructure investments. Lockdowns and travel restrictions have proven certain traditional infrastructure assets, like airports and public transportation hubs, are not always as low-risk an investment… Read More

Bloomberg TV | Bloomberg Markets: The Close

Originally published by Bloomberg TV on September 2, 2022. Rob Brown, CEO of Lincoln International, offers perspectives on the state of deal flow as well as recession resilience in private… Read More

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