Utilizing our global and integrated reach, I proactively provide clients with international expansion opportunities.
For more than 30 years, Jean-René has advised companies on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate divestitures, leveraged buyouts, managed buyouts and joint-ventures. With extensive expertise in complex transatlantic and intra-European cross-border transactions, Jean-René actively positions French corporations, privately owned businesses and private equity groups aboard.
Jean-René has widespread experience advising companies in the industrials sector, specifically aerospace and defense and chemicals sourcing. His deep understanding of the business drivers within these sectors allows him to best position these companies for sale. Through his international work, Jean-René has established relationships with large multinational companies in this space.
Prior to joining Lincoln and helping to establish its presence in France, Jean-René founded Canec International, where he carried out transatlantic transactions across industries. Previously, he held management positions for Remy Cointreau and Andres Wines. He started his career in corporate banking at JP Morgan.
Jean-René is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique de Paris.
Recent Transactions in Aerospace & Defense
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of LACE to Rafaut, reinforcing their positions in the European helicopter equipment segment
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised Meggitt PLC on the sale of Avica Aerospace Ducting to David Hart Aerospace Pipes, a subsidiary of Leggett & Platt, Incorporated
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Stevens Manufacturing Company, a portfolio company of J.H. Whitney Capital Partners, LLC, has been sold to Essex Industries
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Proengin shareholders have sold a majority stake to Qualium Investissement
Lincoln International advised Evans Capacitor Company in its sale to Arcline Investment Management
Lincoln International advised Orienta Partners on the financing of its acquisition of LMA
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Edgewater Capital Partners has sold Fiber Materials Inc. to Spirit AeroSystems
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Micross Components, a portfolio company of Insight Equity, strategically combines with Corfin Industries
Perspectives featuring Jean Rene Hartpence
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
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