I am delighted to be part of the tremendous growth story and outstanding partnership culture at Lincoln International and to contribute my network and experience to the success of the firm and its clients.
Alexander serves as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Lincoln International AG in Germany and as member of the firm’s Global Management Committee. In addition, he advises private equity firms and sits on several Advisory Boards of corporates and other institutions.
In addition to his management and leadership experience, Alexander’s responsibilities have centered on identifying strategic development opportunities for clients in a broad range of industries and on developing solutions related to financing and the capital markets.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Alexander acted as Group Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Management for freight transport and logistics at Deutsche Bahn. He took over responsibility as Chairman of Schenker, DB Cargo and Board member of Arriva plc. Alexander has previously held a variety of management positions at financial institutions in New York, London and Frankfurt. Prior to joining Deutsche Bahn, he served as Chief Executive Officer for Germany at Barclays Bank PLC and as Co-head of Lazard in Germany.
Alexander studied biology and philosophy in Berlin. After studying business administration in Frankfurt, he spent two years at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School in Atlanta, Georgia, graduating with a Master of Business Administration in 1998. Alexander is a member of a number of associations such as Baden Badener Unternehmergespräche, Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V., serves as a member of the Stiftungsrat of Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, “Executives and Entrepreneurs in Residence” at ESMT Berlin and the Board of Trustees of Stiftung Deutsche Sporthilfe amongst others.
Recent Transactions in Germany
Lincoln International has exclusively advised TRUMPF in raising growth capital and selling a majority stake in its 3D metal printing start-up, One Click Metal
Lincoln International has exclusively advised Vendis Capital and Fatboy management on the sale to Calligaris Group
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised H&T Presspart on the acquisition of novelex AG from Liberta Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has supported the specialty chemicals company Pulcra Chemicals on the acquisition of Devan from Pentahold
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised private shareholders led by Quartum Kapital on the sale of Vinylit to Laumann group / VEKA
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised the founders and shareholders of KMK Kinderzimmer on the sale of a majority stake to Franz Haniel & Cie.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised Ravago Group on the acquisition of the chemical distribution activities of Indukern Group
Lincoln International has advised the private shareholders of E. Zimmermann GmbH on their sale to Stackpole International, a subsidiary of Johnson Electric Group
Meet our Senior Team
I am enthusiastic about creating sustainable growth and the highest value for our clients, and strive to leave a positive footprint beyond any successful M&A transaction.
Managing Director | Management Board MemberFrankfurt
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Managing Director | Chairman of the Management Board | CEO GermanyFrankfurt