We like to see our assignments with clients as true partnerships based on trust and alignment. Clients enjoy our transparent, no-nonsense approach and this leads to long lasting relationships.
Eric spearheads business development and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the Benelux, a region where the private equity industry continues to develop and is increasingly considered one of the most attractive asset classes.
Eric has more than 25 years of experience advising clients on M&A, public take-overs, divestitures, capital raisings, public offerings, leveraged buyouts, privatizations and restructurings. His clients sit across numerous geographies and include large public companies, privately held companies, private equity investors and government entities from a range of industry sectors.
Prior to founding Lincoln’s Amsterdam office, Eric was a Managing Director within the financial advisory practice at Lazard, helping to establish its Amsterdam office, and also worked in the firm’s London and Paris offices. He started his career with ING, prior to its acquisition of Baring Brothers & Co.
Eric graduated in Business Administration from the Erasmus University Rotterdam and holds a CEMS Master degree.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce Egeria has agreed to sell Vendor to CWS, a portfolio company of Haniel
Lincoln International is pleased to announce Bencis Capital Partners and management have sold BRB to Petronas
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Audioprof Group International, a 3d investors portfolio company, has been sold to Biamp Systems, a portfolio company of Highlander Partner
Lincoln International has advised Gilde Buy Out Partners and founding shareholders in the sale of TMC to Ergon Capital Partners
Lincoln International was the exclusive financial advisor to Aurora Resurgence in the sale of the Alltub Group to One Equity Partners
Lincoln International represents H2 Equity Partners in the sale of Myler to HeadFirst Source Group
Lincoln International represents Foreman Capital in the sale of De Jong Zuurmond to ABN-AMRO Participaties B.V.
Lincoln International represents EIFFEL and its founding shareholders on the sale of EIFFEL to Gilde Equity Management.
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