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 International is pleased to announce that Numet Machining Techniques Inc. has been sold to Bromford Industries, a portfolio company of Liberty Hall Capital Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that CoreMedia AG, a German software company, has been sold to OpenGate Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised the private founders of Seven Miles in the sale of a majority stake to Oakley Capital
Lincoln is pleased to announce that it has advised Ambienta SGR on the sale of Safim to DexKo
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Rostra Vernatherm, a portfolio company of Nikel Holdings and Valencia Capital, has been sold to Vernet, a portfolio company of Stirling Square Capital Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of the leading provider of specification-grade luminaires, The Luminaries Group, to Acuity Brands, Inc.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Swiss Post has sold CarPostal France to Keolis
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that NORDholding has sold Rademacher Bewegt mehr. to Cross Equity Partners and Pinova Capital
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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