I am inspired by helping my clients overcome complicated and stressful challenges in their capital structures in order to achieve their goals.
Matt provides advisory services to a wide array of companies and their stakeholders in special situations often due to unfavorable market conditions, operational pressures and capital structure distress, among other challenges. He advises on solutions including bespoke financings, corporate restructurings, liability management and distressed mergers and acquisitions, in- and out-of-court, on behalf of public and private companies, financial sponsors, lender groups, ad hoc committees, official committees, buyers of distressed assets and other stakeholders.
Matt enjoys providing invaluable services to his clients as they overcome challenging circumstances. He strives to serve collaboratively as an extension of their team.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Matt worked as an Investment Banking Associate at Deutsche Bank covering consumer, business services and natural resources sectors. Previously, he worked as a Senior Supply Chain Analyst at Rockwell Automation after serving as an officer in the United States Marine Corps.
Matt earned a Master of Business Administration in accounting from Kellogg School of Management and a Master of Engineering Management from McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University. He previously earned a Bachelor of Science in business management at The Ohio State University.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of substantially all of the operating assets of Valeritas Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLRX) pursuant to Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to Zealand Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ZEAL)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the successful refinancing for Engineered Controls International
Lincoln International advises EMSI on the refinancing with new revolving and term loan facilities provided by MidCap
Lincoln International Represents Hobbico, Inc. in its Sale to Horizon Hobby, Estes Industries and Quantum Capital Partners
Lincoln International represents Saw Mill Capital LLC in the sale of NetShape Technologies, LLC to Metal Powder Products, LLC
Lincoln International represents Cathay Capital in the sale of Basic Fun! to K'NEX Brands, L.P.
Lincoln International represents Katy Industries in its restructuring and sale to Highview Capital and Victory Park Capital Advisors
Perspectives by Matthew Merkel
U.S. Capital Advisory Group – Financing Market Update
Private Credit Market Issues Amidst COVID-19 The current COVID-19 crisis is presenting numerous challenges for traditional middle market lenders. Aggressive Revolver Draws During the two weeks leading up […]