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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 is pleased to announce that it has advised EMZ Partners on the acquisition of a minority stake in Ankerkraut, a German-based developer and producer of premium spices
Lincoln International advised management and BPE on the acquisition of Dätwyler Sealing Technologies
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that OpenGate Capital has successfully refinanced its portfolio company, EverZinc
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Avedon has acquired a majority stake in SLF, a manufacturer of high-performance bearings and spindles
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Carlyle has acquired a majority stake in SER Group, a leading European ECM software provider
Lincoln International represents Naxicap Partners in financing the acquisition of Lautsprecher Teufel GmbH
Lincoln International represents Silverfleet Capital in the acquisition financing of Prefere Resins
Lincoln International advised the Carlyle Group in the refinancing of vwd Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste GmbH
Perspectives by Dominik Spanier
10 weeks into the COVID-19 crisis: What we’re seeing in European deal financings and valuations
Lincoln International’s European Debt Advisory and Valuations Groups led an exclusive “ZoomCast” interactive webinar with a panel of Lincoln’s capital markets experts discussing the fast-changing financing markets amidst COVID-19. The panel explored […]
Trends in the European Debt Markets & Valuation Implications
Lender Sentiment Lenders are honouring existing commitments with negligible retrades; however, debt and equity investors are cautious when reviewing new opportunities. Lenders remain focused on their existing portfolios and are in regular […]
Q&A: The State of Global Lending
View original post from Pitchbook on September 16, 2019 here. […]
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