As a former entrepreneur, I have a keen sense of shareholders’ and managers’ stakes in M&A processes, which I use to build mutual trust, challenge ideas and be a partner committed to results.
Arnaud is instrumental in building Lincoln’s relationships with private equity groups and the firm’s presence in France. Arnaud has developed solid expertise in advising private equity clients and large corporates in complex situations, such as spin-off and carve-out of non-core assets, as well as divestitures of underperforming businesses, including out-of-court or insolvency proceedings.
Arnaud has been involved in more than 40 complex and cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A), with a leading role in both initiation and execution. He has a strong understanding of corporate clients’ requirements, as well as financial investors’ expectations. Arnaud delivers M&A advisory services across a wide variety of industries, including industrials, automotive, business services and building and construction.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Arnaud conducted due diligence and corporate restructuring assignments for midcap companies at EY. Previously, he was an auditor with Arthur Andersen.
Arnaud earned a master’s degree from Neoma Business School.
Lincoln International advised founders and shareholders of Batibig on the sale of a minority stake to SIPAREX Group and EMZ Partners
Lincoln International advised OpenGate Capital on acquisition of Extol from MCH Private Equity and combined it with Aluminum France Extrusion.
Lincoln International has advised management and individual shareholders on the sale of Bouvier to Batisanté, a portfolio company of LGT Capital Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Groupe inov-On has sold CHRONO Flex to the family-owned Groupe Monnoyeur
Lincoln International advised Galiena Capital on the sale of its investment in Legal2Digital
Lincoln international advised PatrimOne on raising financing for the acquisition of Eeckman
Meet our Senior Team in Industrials
I focus on creating value and establishing long-term relationships with my clients.
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Dr. Michael Drill
Managing Director | CEO Germany | Chairman of the Management BoardFrankfurt