Janki Gandhi

Janki Gandhi

Managing Director
Los Angeles Mergers & Acquisitions Consumer +1 (213) 283-3708
I am passionate about the industries I cover and genuinely interested in my clients' success. Advising entrepreneurs and private equity firms has been, and continues to be, extremely rewarding.

Janki advises clients on mid-market mergers and acquisitions (M&A), leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and valuations. She is primarily focused on sell-side M&A for growth companies in the consumer industry. Through her experience, she has nurtured long-standing, strong relationships with the investor community.

Janki has significant experience in the branded consumer products sector, with a focus on the apparel and accessories, specialty retail and beauty/personal care segments. Through her career, she has garnered deep industry expertise, helping companies navigate the evolving retail marketplace to find success.

Prior to joining Lincoln, Janki was a Managing Director for The Sage Group, LLC, a Los Angeles-based mid-market boutique investment bank.

Janki earned a Bachelor of Science from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Perspectives by Janki Gandhi

Janki Lalani Gandhi Q&A – Women In Dealmaking

Janki Lalani Gandhi, Lincoln Managing Director, was interviewed by The DealRoom about her experiences and achievements in investment banking and women in dealmaking. View full Q&A from The Deal Room here.

Janki Lalani Gandhi Q&A – Making Investment Banking a More Attractive Career for Women

Janki Lalani Gandhi, Lincoln Managing Director, shares her thoughts for Grant Thornton’s Change Champions program about the importance of diversity both in investment banking and the consumer sector. Topics discussed include talent […]

It’s Not Innovate or Die; It’s Innovate or Buy

The retail industry isn’t dying, it’s changing. While store closures and bankruptcy headlines are still prevalent, consumer sentiment in September 2018 reached the second-highest level since 2004, according to the University of […]

Investment in the Consumer Sector

Lincoln Managing Directors discuss enthusiasm for M&A in the consumer sector and how rapid change is acting as a catalyst for investment and innovation.

Meet our Senior Team in Consumer