I provide objective feedback to clients, while acting as a natural part of the client team to deliver exceptional outcomes.
James provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory services to leading private equity groups, public companies and family-owned businesses. James applies a deep knowledge of the chemicals sector to help clients capitalize on strategic opportunities.
James immerses himself in each client’s unique situation and understands their objectives. His client commitment, along with a deep understanding of market conditions, opportunities and challenges, James structures processes that meet each individual client’s needs. While focusing on synergies with potential partners, James drives competitive tension throughout each transaction, and ensures a high certainty of close for each client.
Prior to joining Lincoln, James spent four years with City of Hope where he focused on strategy, finance and accounting.
James earned a Bachelor of Science from The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). He also holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of California, Los Angeles Anderson School of Management.
Lincoln International advised Advance Research Chemicals on its sale to Inhance Technologies, a portfolio company of Aurora Capital Partners
Lincoln International has represented Intarome in its merger with Premier Specialties and Fragrance Solutions, supported by investment from The Riverside Company
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that NH Research, Inc. (NHR) has been sold to NI (NASDAQ: NATI)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that TTI Sports International, a portfolio company of Arlington Capital Partners, has been sold to Strait Lane Capital Partners
Lincoln International represented The Starco Group in its sale of API Automotive Products, Inc. (d.b.a. BlueDevil Products and PJ1 Motorsports) to Highline-Warren
Lincoln International advised investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners on the sale of Manna Pro Products to The Carlyle Group
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Micross Components, a portfolio company of Insight Equity, strategically combines with Corfin Industries
Lincoln International has advised NCH Corporation in the sale of Hero Pet Brands to Manna Pro, a portfolio company of Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
Meet our Senior Team
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Dr. Michael Drill
Managing Director | CEO Germany | Chairman of the Management BoardFrankfurt
I am resolute in providing honest, insightful and pragmatic advice to clients.