I strive to provide clients with thoughtful and honest advice to drive outlier results.
Jon is responsible for leading the execution of capital raising transactions for private equity clients and their portfolio companies, as well as privately-owned businesses. He advises clients on the structuring and arranging of financing for acquisitions of new platform businesses, add-on acquisitions for existing platforms, leveraged buyouts, dividend recapitalizations, refinancings and restructurings.
Jon provides valuable advice to management teams and private equity sponsors in the increasingly complex and dynamic mid-market for debt financing. He is involved with financings and financial advisory assignments covering a wide variety of industries and transaction types.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Jon was a Senior Investment Analyst at Prudential Capital Group where he originated, underwrote and managed debt private placements. Previously, Jon worked with Citadel Investment Group and State Street Corp.
Jon earned a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Kansas. Jon is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Lincoln International advises Blue Wolf Capital Partners in the recapitalization of BW Forestry
Lincoln International advised Crestview Partners on the acquisition financing of ATCDT Corp.
Lincoln International advises Wynnchurch Capital, LLC on the acquisition financing of America II Electronics, Inc.
Lincoln International advises OpenGate Capital on the acquisition financing for Hufcor, Inc.
Lincoln International represents Providence Industries in a private placement financing
Lincoln International secures financing commitments to support Angeles Equity Partners, LLC’s acquisition of an automotive acoustic solutions business from UGN, Inc.
Perspectives by Jonathan Paris
Meet our Senior Team
I enjoy leading clients and realizing their objectives, while structuring solutions to issues that are both intriguing and challenging.
Managing Director | Head of SwitzerlandZurich
My goal is to inspire and motivate our people to make a true impact with their clients, their colleagues and their communities.
Managing Director | CEO North AmericaChicago
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Managing Director | CEO GermanyFrankfurt
I form close relationships with my clients to understand their needs and ultimately help them achieve their strategic goals.
Managing Director | CEO ChinaBeijing
To play a role in defining the new economic reality of Russia and helping to develop the financing infrastructure of the Russian economy is what moves me.
Managing Director | CEO Russia & CISMoscow
My approach to building a relationship with each and every client begins and ends with trust. I want to be viewed as a true advisor, focused on our client’s long-term success.
Managing Director | President North AmericaChicago
I take an active role in every stage of the transaction process in order to achieve the goals of my clients.
Managing Director | CEO SpainMadrid