Through a collaborative approach, I strive to be an extension of my clients' team, working hand-in-hand to achieve the best possible outcome, while balancing relationships with key lender constituents.
Justin advises corporate and private equity clients on the structuring and arranging of financing for acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, dividend recapitalizations and restructurings. He utilizes his past transaction experience, industry knowledge and broad financial network to help his clients achieve their growth plans and strategic initiatives.
Justin arranges critical financing for private equity firms as they pursue opportunities to deploy capital in an increasingly competitive market.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Justin executed mid-market debt investments at Madison Capital Funding. He served in a variety of finance, accounting and acquisition roles with Stock Building Supply and in the investor relations group of Stock’s U.K.-based parent company, Wolseley plc.
Justin earned a Master of Business Administration from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame and a Bachelor of Science from Wingate University.
Lincoln International advised Texas Hydraulics, a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital, on the financing of its acquisition of Oilgear
Lincoln International advises Parksite, Inc. in the acquisition financing for Atlantic Plywood Corporation
Lincoln International advises minuteKEY on an $83 million capital raise with Comvest Partners
Lincoln International secures a senior credit facility in support of a refinancing of HEALTHCAREfirst, Inc.
Lincoln International represents H.I.G. Growth in the refinancing of Centerfield Media Holdings
Lincoln International advises on a successful refinancing for K2 Industrial Services, Inc., a portfolio company of The Halifax Group
Lincoln International secures financing commitments to support Wynnchurch Capital’s acquisition of Texas Hydraulics
Perspectives by Justin May
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