The diverse nature of each project, and working with different people every time, is what inspires me about this industry.
Luiz is responsible for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions with Brazilian mid-market companies and counterparts. He has over 25 years of experience leading, originating and executing corporate finance and M&A in Brazil.
Luiz helps private equity funds, family-owned and multinational companies discover M&A opportunities to expand or exit their businesses in the mid-market space. He has originated and completed financing, buy-side and sell-side transactions in a wide array of industries including, chemicals, construction, energy and business services, among others.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Luiz was Managing Partner at Stratus Group, where he merged his own firm, Integritas Partners, with Stratus. Previously, he served as a director for Deutsche Bank and as Finance Director for Telefonica. Luiz also worked at ING Barings and Citigroup, covering origination and execution of corporate finance and M&A.
Luiz earned a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD and a degree in economics from Universidade de São Paulo.
Recent Transactions in Cross-Border M&A
Lincoln is pleased to have advised Acorn Growth Companies on the sale of Aerospheres to Fastener Distribution Holdings, a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that LogiNext Solutions has raised growth capital from Steadview Capital and Tiger Global
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it advised AML Invest Treuhandgesellschaft mbH, the investment vehicle of Thomas Hirschberger, in the sale of its majority stake in Hans im Glück Franchise GmbH to a private investor consortium
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised Switzerland-based Datwyler Group on the agreed sale of Distrelec and Nedis to Aurelius Group
Lincoln International has advised IVIRMA in the sale of IVI Middle East, the leading and fastest-growing IVF service provider in the Gulf region, to Gulf Capital
Lincoln is pleased to have advised UK-based Icon Aerospace Technology on its sale to US-based Integrated Polymer Solutions, a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised listed Swiss industrial group, Conzzeta, on the sale of its coatings business, Schmid Rhyner, to the German specialty chemicals company Altana
Perspectives by Luiz Recchia
M&A and Investment Climate Post Election of New Brazilian President
Confirming expectations, this week right wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro handily won the second round of the Presidential elections in Brazil, against left wing candidate Fernando Haddad, with a 55% to 45% majority. […]
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