I foster lasting relationships through superior client service, innovative strategic thinking and leveraging extensive experience for client benefit.
Mike has nearly two decades of extensive expertise in advising technology companies, from start-ups to larger private and public companies as well as private equity, on corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions (M&A). This work is focused on M&A, including buy-side, sell-side, divestitures, public company advisory, as well as other strategic advisory mandates.
Mike has significant experience across the Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) sector, including hardware technology, networking, semiconductors, optical networking, internet and software. He has developed deep industry expertise and has advised on and completed transactions with some of the largest TMT companies in the world, supporting his clients to realize their goals in a rapidly evolving sector.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Mike was a Managing Director in the TMT group at Oppenheimer & Co. Previously, he was a senior member of the TMT group at Houlihan Lokey and, prior to that, at Piper Jaffray.
Mike graduated from Stanford University with two bachelor’s degrees and a master’s degree.
Recent Transactions in Technology, Media & Telecom
Lincoln International advised Five Arrows Growth Capital on its acquisition of KidsKonnect from BB Capital and Vortex Capital
Lincoln International advised New Water Capital on raising financing for the acquisition of Nelson-Miller
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Firstronic, LLC has been sold to LACROIX Group (ENXTPA:LACR) and Bpifrance
Lincoln International advised VertexOne, a portfolio company of DFW Capital Partners, on the acquisition of ECI
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Narrative Science, a portfolio company of Sapphire Ventures and Jump Capital, has been sold to Salesforce
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Operational Solutions Group has sold a minority stake to BGF
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Brightspot, a portfolio company of Carrick Capital Partners, has sold a majority stake to Tailwind Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that SKU Ninja + WhyteSpyder has been acquired by Ascential plc
Perspectives by Michael Lippert
The Pulse of Technology: TMT Subsector Investment Opportunities
In today’s digital world, technology has become a critical component of everyday life. Its continuous innovation coupled with its resilient nature have led it to become a focus of investors… Read More
Emerging IoT Innovations Attract Corporate and Private Equity Investment
The Internet of Things (IoT) has experienced steady uptake in recent years, offering businesses a range of cost-saving benefits including improved productivity, enhanced situational awareness and a reduction in human… Read More
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