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 abroad.
Jean-René has widespread experience advising companies in the industrials sector, specifically aeronautics, agricultural equipment, automotive, chemicals and packaging. 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, which provides him with a good reach into the wines and spirits industry worldwide . He started his career in corporate banking at JP Morgan.
Jean-René is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique de Paris.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce it has advised ARM Group on its merger with ABIPA Canada, supported by Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Export Development Canada (EDC)
Lincoln International advised Enoflex, a portfolio company of Cobepa, on the acquisition of Sparflex.
Lincoln International represents private shareholders in the sale of E.V.A. to Liffey Meats
Lincoln International advised on the sale of Intega, a subsidiary of Air Liquide, to Nimbus
Lincoln International advises IDEX Corporation on the sale of Faure Herman to Le Garrec & Co. and BNP Paribas Development
Lincoln International represents OpenGate Capital in the sale of Benvic Europe to InvestIndustrial
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European Deal Making in 2020: Insights on Selling, Buying and Opportunities for Investors
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