I strive to be a trusted advisor to my clients, adding value throughout their journey, and helping them to reach successful outcomes.
François provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory services to clients across Europe. He has nearly 25 years of M&A advisory experience and actively manages complex, cross-border buy- and sell-side transactions for private equity clients, private business owners and large corporate clients.
François has successfully originated and executed M&A transactions across a variety of industries and specifically, has developed an extensive expertise and established worldwide industry contacts in the consumer and healthcare sectors.
Prior to co-founding Lincoln’s French office, François led the French-based international consumer and industrial market teams for KPMG Corporate Finance. He began his career at Paribas.
François is a graduate from ESSEC Business School.
Lincoln International is pleased to have advised Tikehau Capital on its £23 million minority investment into Medtrade, a UK based manufacturer of advanced woundcare and consumer healthcare products
Lincoln International acted as financial advisor to Vivarte Group in the divestiture of André to Spartoo
Lincoln International represents the shareholders of Groupe Etienne in its sale to to Alliance Etiquettes backed by Activa Capital
Management, Turenne Capital and other minority investors have sold Volfoni to Shandong Luxin-Rio Visual Technology
Lincoln International advises Carglass (Belron Group) on the acquisition of the Maisoning Group in France
Lincoln International represents 21 Centrale Partners in the sale of Ligier Group to Edify S.A. (BDL:112989480) and Groupe Siparex
Lincoln International acted as a financial advisor to Alpha in the sale of their portfolio company MK Direct Group to Eurazeo PME
Licnoln International represents Alliance Entreprendre - Galia Gestion in the sale of Euroslot KDSS to ANDRITZ