Lincoln International’s Business Services Group Continues Strong Performance in 2022

Lincoln International’s Global Business Services Group continued growing our presence in the private capital markets in 2022, advising on more than 80 transactions. During the year, our ongoing investments resulted in more robust global capabilities (international deal volume increased by over 20%), a deeper presence in key subsectors and expansion of our team worldwide. Our exceptional track record remains anchored in deep industry expertise, strong execution capabilities and a commitment to providing our clients with real connection and true perspectives across the Americas, Europe and Asia.

As we enter 2023, the Business Services Group looks forward to providing creative solutions to clients’ M&A and capital advisory needs within our key industry subsectors:

  • Distribution
  • Education services
  • Facilities and commercial services
  • Financial services
  • Information and communication technology services
  • Infrastructure, utility and industrial services
  • Logistic and transportation services
  • Marketing and information services
  • Professional and human capital services


  • Lincoln International's Business Services Group continues strong performance in 2022.

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Distribution Quarterly Review Q4 2022

Distribution mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity proved more resilient than the overall market, remaining stable through 2022 despite the downturn in overall deal closings both globally and in North America.

Education Technology & Services Market Update: Q4 2022

We expect the same challenges that impacted and drove M&A activity in 2022 to continue in 2023. The need for new and innovative solutions to address those challenges also remains.

Facilities Services Market Update Q4 2022

Overall, we remain optimistic that the facilities services M&A market will remain strong in 2023 for both financial and strategic buyers.

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