I appreciate the specialized aspects of my work and the opportunity to evaluate unique situations from the perspective of all interested parties in order to develop successful comprehensive solutions.
For over 16 years, Brendan has advised a broad-spectrum of clients requiring special situations, specialized capital raising solutions and distressed-related expertise. He has a multifaceted skill-set incorporating mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital markets, corporate valuation, accounting and legal analysis. His clients include companies, creditors (banks, bonds, trade, unions and other creditors) and other stakeholders (including preferred and common shareholders). In addition, Brendan leverages extensive relationships in the restructuring, sponsor and capital raising communities to deliver client-specific alternatives requiring bespoke solutions.
Brendan’s ability to quickly understand businesses and their respective value drivers, agnostic to industry, has led to the completion of over 60 successful transactions. He helps his clients navigate industry-specific operational pressures, capital market trends and company-specific obstacles. Brendan has provided advice in a wide range of industries, including automotive, consumer, energy, engineering and construction, healthcare, industrials, media, pharmaceuticals, restaurants, retail, technology, telecommunications and transportation, among others.
Brendan was a Managing Director at Teneo Restructuring prior to joining Lincoln. Prior, Brendan was a Director in the Global Restructuring Advisory Group of Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC (f/k/a Chanin Capital Partners) and joined the firm in 2004. He also worked as a Senior Associate in the Corporate Value Consulting practice of Standard & Poor’s. Brendan began his career working in the Global Corporate Finance Group at Enron Corp. in Houston, Texas.
Brendan holds a Master of Science from the London School of Economics, with a concentration in international accounting and finance. While attending, he was awarded a Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in economics and minor in business administration from Vanderbilt University.
Recent Transactions in Special Situations Group
Lincoln International Represents Hobbico, Inc. in its Sale to Horizon Hobby, Estes Industries and Quantum Capital Partners
Lincoln International represents Saw Mill Capital LLC in the sale of NetShape Technologies, LLC to Metal Powder Products, LLC
Lincoln International represents Cathay Capital in the sale of Basic Fun! to K'NEX Brands, L.P.
Lincoln International represents Katy Industries in its restructuring and sale to Highview Capital and Victory Park Capital Advisors
Lincoln International represents THL Credit in the restructuring and sale of CRS Reprocessing LLC to Triangle Capital Corporation
Lincoln International advises Dream Center Foundation on its aquisition of certain assets from Education Management Corporation
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