I create lasting partnerships with my clients by demonstrating creativity and adaptability, and providing continuous communication while proactively addressing client concerns.
Charles has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions, specializing in the industrial market in France. Through a hands-on, collaborative approach, he advises companies on cross-border M&A, corporate divestitures and leveraged buyouts.
Charles has broad experience advising companies in the industrials sector, specifically companies in aerospace and defense and building and construction. His deep understanding of the business drivers within these sectors allows him to best position these companies for sale. Charles actively positions French corporations, privately owned businesses and private equity groups domestically and abroad.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Charles worked as an intern for DC Advisory.
Charles earned a specialized Master in Corporate Finance from EM Lyon and a bachelor’s degree from Reims Management School.
Lincoln International advised Thales to enter into exclusive negotiations to sell its aeronautical electrical systems business to Safran
Lincoln International advised Exxelia, a portfolio company of IK Partners, on its investment in Alcon Electronics
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that GEI and management have sold a significant stake in I-4S to Galiena Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Groupe Rossi Aéro has agreed to receive a capital investment from Tikehau Capital and Ace Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce it has advised ARM Group on its merger with ABIPA Canada, supported by Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Export Development Canada (EDC)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of LACE to Rafaut, reinforcing their positions in the European helicopter equipment segment
Lincoln International acted as the exclusive buy-side advisor to Exxelia, a portfolio company of IK Investment Partners, on the acquisition of Micropen Technologies Corporation
Lincoln International has advised Cabestan Capital, small mid cap fund of Andera Partners, in the refinancing of Volta Expansion
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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