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Dominik is responsible for Lincoln International’s cross-border debt advisory activities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He helps clients in the mid-market find new funding sources, such as private debt, as the market shifts away from traditional bank lending.
Dominik has more than 20 years of experience in corporate and structured finance and debt advisory. He has advised large corporates, mid-cap and privately held companies, as well as private equity houses, in acquisition and sell-side financings, refinancings and restructuring situations. Dominik’s debt advisory experience spans multiple sectors within a variety of business models, requiring him to quickly understand his clients’ needs and provide out-of-the-box thinking. He has extensive experience working with companies in business services, technology, media and telecom.
Prior to joining Lincoln International, Dominik was a director at Rothschild, where he helped build its debt advisory practice in Germany. Previously, he worked for Bank of Scotland and KPMG Corporate Finance.
Dominik earned a Master of Business Administration from Goethe University Frankfurt. He is a certified merchant banker.
Lincoln International has advised capiton AG on raising financing for the acquisition of a majority stake in Betonbau Group from SCHWENK Group
Lincoln International has advised Trill Impact on raising financing for the acquisition of a majority stake in karriere tutor
Lincoln International has advised Deutsche Beteiligungs AG on its acquisition of in-tech GmbH
Lincoln International has advised Founder, private shareholder and Lead Equities on the sale of SOLCOM to House of HR, a portfolio company of Naxicap Partners
Lincoln International advised VR Equitypartner and co-investors on raising financing for the acquisition of a majority stake in Heizungsdiscount24
Lincoln International advised on the refinancing of the existing promissory note of ETERNA Mode GmbH, a portfolio company of Quadriga Capital
Perspectives featuring Dominik Spanier
Looking to Europe for Insight on the Increasing Criticality of ESG in Investing
As enthusiasm for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investment continues to rise, businesses and institutional investors are shifting focus to maximize the impact of purpose-driven investments and take advantage of… Read More
European Lending Markets: Navigating Debt Financing in Uncertain Times
As geopolitical tensions evolve, global inflation rises and companies cope with worldwide supply issues, many businesses are assessing their strategies for accessing debt financing in today’s market. In a recent… Read More
From Corporate Social Responsibility to PE Impact Funds: Investor Interest in ESG and Sustainability Gains Pace
Institutional investors are increasingly accountable for how they deploy capital. More so than the widespread divestment from fossil fuels over the last decade, some capital allocators today are seeking to… Read More
Webinar | The Latest Trends in Global Financings
On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, Lincoln International’s global Capital Advisory Group hosted a webinar to discuss market insights from the 20+ financing transactions Lincoln has completed to date in 2021.… Read More
News & Media featuring Dominik Spanier
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