By linking my experience in Debt Advisory and M&A, I look forward to delivering flexible and innovative financing solutions to make an impact that matters with long-term target clients, as Lincoln does best.
Daniele leverages his 25 years of investment banking advisory experience both as a lender and an advisor to develop the debt advisory business for acquisitions by private equity and corporates, refinancing, recapitalisations, debt restructuring and special situations.
Daniele has arranged LBO and corporate financing deals across the full spectrum of debt (bank financing, mezzanine debt, unitranche) and capital market products, leveraging on a very strong network of relationships with local and global finance providers (banks and alternative lenders), delivering complex and innovative solutions. He also has experience across a wide array of industries, particularly in industrials, consumer, information technology and business services.
Prior to joining Lincoln International, Daniele was Partner and Head of Debt & Capital Advisory Italy at Deloitte Financial Advisory. Prior to Deloitte, Daniele spent eleven years as a General Manager and Head of Italy at IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG, where he focused on LBOs and corporate financing. Daniele has also worked in M&A and Debt Advisory at KPMG Corporate Finance, and previously he worked in the Acquisition & Leveraged Finance team of Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (merged into Commerzbank AG), SMBC (The Sumitomo Bank LTD), and at IntesaSanPaolo (Investment Banking Division). He began his career at Accenture, after serving as an Ensign in the Italian Navy.
Daniele earned a degree in corporate finance at SDA Bocconi, School of Management and a degree in business administration at University of Turin.
Recent Transactions in Debt Advisory
Lincoln International advised Lakeview Capital on financing to acquire The Moshi Ice Cream Company
Lincoln is pleased to announce that it has advised Horizon Capital on its investment in Sapphire Systems
Lincoln International advised FSN Capital Partners on the financing in support of its acquisition of iMPREG Group
Lincoln International has advised Cabestan Capital, small mid cap fund of Andera Partners, in the refinancing of Volta Group
Lincoln International has advised Transbiaga Transportes Usabiaga in its refinancing
Lincoln International advised ICV Capital Partners on a refinancing of its portfolio company, The Segerdahl Corp. (d/b/a SG360)
Lincoln International advises Searchlight Capital on the refinancing of EOLO SpA
Lincoln International is pleased to have advised CORE Industrial in raising acquisition financing to acquire Saylite
Perspectives in Debt Advisory
2019 Record Results
The more than 500 global professionals of Lincoln International are pleased to share with you the results of a very successful 2019. Click here to view our 2019 highlights. To explore any […]
Lincoln International Hires Daniele Candiani as Managing Director in Italy
Strengthens Firm’s Debt Advisory Capabilities in Europe and Globally Lincoln International is pleased to announce the addition of Daniele Candiani to the firm’s Milan office as Managing Director in the Debt Advisory […]
Financing Markets: A Look Into 2020
In 2019, middle market lending was characterized by heavy competition and favorable market conditions for borrowers. This environment has persisted for several years, with many lenders commenting they can’t see how the […]
U.S.-China Tensions, Tariffs and Tightening Regulations
Tension and tariffs drives Chinese M&A activity to markets outside the U.S. Mounting tension between Washington, D.C. and Beijing are top of mind in the dealmaking climate. As tariffs continue to dominate […]
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