Through honest advice, passionate client service and hands-on execution, I strive to deliver outlier results for my clients.
Chris is head of Lincoln’s Chemicals sector team and the firm’s Los Angeles office. He actively markets the firm’s services, manages key client relationships and leads all aspects of deal execution for publicly traded companies, financial sponsors and their portfolio companies and owner-entrepreneurs.
Chris has 20 years of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory experience across a variety of industries. His transaction experience includes buy-side and sell-side M&A, cross-border M&A, corporate carve-outs, leveraged buyouts, fairness opinions, and debt and equity capital raises. Chris supports clients through a deep understanding of the business forces driving M&A, including industry consolidation, the need for liquidity and competitive dynamics.
Chris sits on the board for Waste Resources Technologies, an environmental services and cleantech company.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Chris held various senior-level roles at Lehman Brothers/Barclays Capital, including head of Western Region middle-market group, SVP in the financial sponsors group and VP in M&A.
Chris holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California Los Angeles, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude.
Lincoln International represents Coats Group plc in the sale of its North America crafts business to Spinrite, a portfolio company of Comvest Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Orbit Irrigation Products and Hydro-Rain have been sold to Platinum Equity
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that B-Air has been sold to Lasko, a portfolio company of Comvest Partners
Lincoln International represents Italmatch Chemicals in the acquisition of BWA Water Additives from Berwind
Lincoln International Represents Harvard Card Systems in its Sale to PLI Card Marketing Solutions
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Gaylord Chemical Company, a world leader in the production and innovation of specialty solvents, has been acquired by EagleTree Capital, a private equity and investment firm.
Lincoln International represents Aurora Capital Partners in the acquisition of Inhance Technologies from Arsenal Capital Partners
Lincoln International represents RCR International in its sale to M-D Building Products and Lanart Rug
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