I partner with entrepreneurs and managers with a hands-on and transparent approach at each key step of the process to help them achieve their strategic goals.
Ludovic provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and growth equity advisory services to middle market clients across Europe. He advises on buy- and sell-side M&A on behalf of private equity clients, private business owners and large corporate clients.
Throughout his 20-year career, Ludovic has built long term relationships and gained broad industry expertise within the business services and consumer markets, enabling him to successfully advise shareholders and entrepreneurs at each step of their development strategy.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Ludovic was a director at KPMG Corporate Finance and co-founder of bebloom.com, an e-commerce company. He also worked in the investment banking group at Merrill Lynch.
Ludovic earned a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD and a degree in finance from EM Lyon Business School.
Lincoln International advised Glass Partners Solutions on its sale of a minority stake to iXO Private Equity, Arkéa Capital and Crédit Agricole Pyrénées Gascogne
Lincoln International advised Leitmotiv Private Equity and founders on the sale of Agorastore to 21 Invest, Bpifrance and management
Lincoln International advised founders and shareholders of Batibig on the sale of a minority stake to SIPAREX Group and EMZ Partners
Lincoln International has advised Cerea Partners on the sale of its investment in In Store Display to management and Indigo Capital
Lincoln International advised Special Situations Venture Partners III, a private equity fund advised by Orlando, on the sale of nox NachtExpress to Groupe Sterne
Lincoln International is pleased to have advised Virtuos and its shareholders on their growth equity transaction with BPEA
Lincoln International advised LaBoutiqueOfficielle.com on the sale of a significant stake to BIP Capital Partners, Arkéa Capital and BNP Paribas Développement
Perspectives featuring Ludovic Rodié
Differentiated Pet Food Brands Fetch High Multiples: Guidance for Sector Entrepreneurs
For investors, the recession resilient nature of the pet sector and its strong performance through multiple economic cycles has long been notable. Most recently, the pandemic solidified the sector’s resilience… Read More
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
Getting from A to B: A Roadmap to Freight Forwarding
A Closer Look at Shifting Dynamics like COVID-19, Flight to Scale, and Tech Disruption Mar 2020 With the rolling in of a new decade came the inking of a “phase… Read More
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I am enthusiastic about creating sustainable growth and the highest value for our clients, and strive to leave a positive footprint beyond any successful M&A transaction.
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