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 advised Duomed a portfolio company of G Square has acquired the French and Belgian distribution activities of The Surgical Company
Lincoln International advised SantéVet a portfolio company of Columna Capital on raising growth capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that GEI and management have sold a significant stake in I-4S to Galiena Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that GEI and management have sold Coeurdor, a European leader in luxury metal parts, to Swiss-listed Oerlikon
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the reorganization of the ownership structure of Patrim One Group with the support of Indigo Capital
Lincoln International advised Gruppo Sapio on the acquisition of a majority stake in Homeperf from Parquest Capital; BNP Paribas Développement and Arkea Capital will reinvest in the business alongside Sapio
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of International Cookware, the leading kitchenware manufacturer under the Pyrex® brand in EMEA
Perspectives featuring François Rispoli
In Q3 2020, Lincoln International introduced Lincoln’s Latest video series. Experts from across industries, services and geographies, share perspectives on current trends, recent observations and future outlooks through this video… Read More
European Deal Making in 2020: Insights on Selling, Buying and Opportunities for Investors
Businesses across Europe are facing challenges stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic every day. Despite the challenges, there have been several bright spots—presenting opportunities for private equity and corporate investors. Lincoln… Read More