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 advised MiddleGround Capital on its acquisition of Xtrac from Inflexion
Lincoln International advised Auto Plus, a portfolio company of Icahn Enterprises L.P., on the sale of substantially all of its assets to a series of strategic acquirers
Lincoln International advised I.R.I Group in obtaining a financing package to finance its growth path and to refinance the existing debt
Lincoln International advised Caledonia Investments on its acquisition of Air-serv from CSC ServiceWorks
Lincoln International advised Stellex Capital Management on its acquisition of David Brown Santasalo from N4 Partners
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