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
Alkemics has raised Series C funding from Highland Europe, Cathay Innovation, Index Ventures, SEB Alliance and Serena Capital
Lincoln International advised Kinly and its majority shareholder Avedon Capital Partners, on the acquisition of Alcuin-backed AVMI
Lincoln International advised K1 Investment Management on the sale of FMG Suite to Aurora Capital Partners
Lincoln International advised Ardian on its agreed acquisition of a majority stake in Swissbit
Lincoln International has advised Fin.Co, founders and management in the sale of SiPM
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of CMORE Automotive, a specialist in the field of AI-driven mobility systems to Luxoft, a DXC Technology Company
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Ekstend has received a minority investment from Isatis Capital to foster its development
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that LogiNext Solutions has raised growth capital from Steadview Capital and Tiger Global
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 error. Now, […]
Global Players Come Out As Winners in Videogame Industry
Rapid evolution of the gaming landscape and increased competition have pushed the largest players to identify ways to add strength in established markets or diversify to new forms of gaming
Producing Value for a Growing M&A Market
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