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 has represented Schneider Electric (ENXTPA: SU) in the sale of Xantrex's Mobile Power Assets to Mission Critical Electronics, a portfolio company of Windjammer Capital Investors
Lincoln International represents Ibstock plc (LSE: IBST) in the sale of Glen-Gery Corporation to Brickworks Limited (ASX: BKW) for $110 million
Lincoln International has advised a private shareholder in the sale of Kaimann to Saint-Gobain
Lincoln is pleased to announce that it has advised Ambienta SGR on the sale of Lakesight Technologies to TKH Group NV.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of BioAgilytix, a portfolio company of Riverside Partners, to Cobepa S.A.
Lincoln is pleased to announce the successful acquisition by a consortium led by Nazca of a 100% stake in Terratest from Platinum Equity and other minority shareholders
Lincoln International was the exclusive financial advisor to Aurora Resurgence in the sale of the Alltub Group to One Equity Partners
Lincoln International represents the shareholders of Yellow on its sale to Corsearch, a portfolio company of Audax
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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