I am striving to collaborate closely with my clients to achieve tailormade, best-in-class solutions to help them meet their strategic objectives and be well prepared for a dynamic industry environment.
Bernhard is a Director in Lincoln’s Capital Advisory Group. He advises corporate and private equity clients on raising financing for various occasions, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), dividend recapitalizations and refinancings.
Bernhard has more than a decade of experience in corporate and financial sponsor driven acquisition financings. He successfully structured and executed a wide range of financing transactions across different sectors and business models for large, mid-sized and privately owned companies as well as private equity clients.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Bernhard was a Director at HSBC Germany’s leveraged and acquisition finance team. Previously, he worked in UniCredit’s investment banking division focused on leveraged finance, corporate structured finance and loan syndications.
Bernhard earned a Master of Business Administration from Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Recent Transactions in Capital Advisory
Lincoln International has advised Gehl Food & Beverage, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, on its refinancing and its acquisition financing of Crescent Dairy
Lincoln International has advised Trilantic Europe on raising financing for the acquisition of a majority stake in Passione Unghie with financing provided by Eurazeo and H.I.G. Whitehorse
Lincoln International has advised Aksia Group on raising financing for the acquisition of Gommatex Spalmati with financing provided by Credit Agricole, Banca Ifis and Banco BPM
Lincoln International has advised Chiltern Capital and Keyhaven in raising financing to support the growth strategy of Steer Automotive
Lincoln International has advised H2 Equity Partners on the sale of Cadogan Tate to TSG Consumer Partners
Lincoln International has advised Turn/River Capital on its agreement to acquire and take private Tufin
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Private Debt Investor | Deep Dive: Squaring up over Syndication
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