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 Verium on expanding the shareholder base of Toradex with institutional and private investors led by Headway Capital Partners and Kline Hill Partners
Lincoln International advised private shareholders on agreement to sell their minority stake in Neo Advertising to TX Group in a merger with the Swiss subsidiary of Clear Channel Outdoor
Lincoln International advised Insight Partners on agreement to sell Bynder to Thomas H. Lee Partners
Lincoln International advised Sumeru Equity Partners on strategic investment in Zappi
Lincoln International advised Actito on its sale to QNTM, a portfolio company of ALTOR
Lincoln International advised Montage Partners on the sale of Boundary Devices to Laird Connectivity, a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity
Lincoln International advised Fast Radius, Inc., a recently merged SPAC formerly trading on the NASDAQ, on its sale through a Section 363 Asset Sale to SyBridge Technologies
Lincoln International advised Unanet, a portfolio company of JMI Equity, on receiving strategic investment from Onex Corporation
Perspectives by Michael Lippert
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
Producing Value for a Growing M&A Market Imagine that a production line can gather data, analyze it and predict and correct mishaps before they occur—saving a manufacturer from the downtime… Read More
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
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