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 the successful sale of C³ (Cannabinoid Compound Company), a subsidiary of Bionorica SE, a producer and marketer of cannabis-based therapeutic compounds, to Canopy Growth
Lincoln is pleased to announce that it has advised Riello Investimenti SGR on the sale of Trafimet Group to Kemppi Oy
Lincoln International is pleased to have advised Tikehau Capital on its £23 million minority investment into Medtrade, a UK based manufacturer of advanced woundcare and consumer healthcare products
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the successful completion of a $20 million Series C financing round for Rapid Medical
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Alpha Technics, a Gen Cap America portfolio company, has been sold to TE Connectivity
Lincoln is excited to have represented Marco Polo and Global Plastics in their merger to form MGI and their subsequent minority sale to ITOCHU International, the U.S. subsidiary of Tokyo, Japan-based ITOCHU Group
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the successful sale of UDG United Digital Group, a portfolio company of EQT, to Performance Interactive Alliance, a portfolio company of Equistone
Lincoln International represents Coats Group plc in the sale of its North America crafts business to Spinrite, a portfolio company of Comvest Partners
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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