We provide deep industry knowledge, a thoughtful approach on how to position a business, and leverage our extensive relationships in the industry to create value for our clients.
Robert spearheads Lincoln’s mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory services for global automotive and truck businesses. He has over 25 years of extensive corporate finance experience advising public and private companies and family-owned businesses on M&A, public company takeover transactions, initial public offerings and restructurings.
Robert brings a thorough understanding of the automotive industry to his clients. He helps his clients seize M&A opportunities arising as technology impacts the industry creating new market entrants, and causing consolidation and repositioning of existing business models. Robert also has significant experience advising automotive suppliers on cross-border M&A to achieve global expansion.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Robert worked for Close Brothers Corporate Finance, where he headed the firm’s advanced manufacturing industry group. Previously, Robert worked for Hill Samuel & Co. and KPMG.
Robert earned a Bachelor of Science at Bristol University. He is a qualified associate chartered accountant.
Lincoln International advises Jason Industries (NASDAQ: JASN) in the divestiture of Janesville to Motus Integrated Technologies, a portfolio company of Atlas Holdings
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Guardian Industries Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., has divested its indirect subsidiary Custom Glass Solutions to Stellex Capital Management
Sensata Technologies has completed the sale of its valves business to Pacific Industrial Co.
Lincoln International advised Crestview Partners on the acquisition financing of ATCDT Corp.
Lincoln International represents Milestone Partners in the sale of Precision Partners Holding Company to AK Steel Corporation
Lincoln International represents Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. in the sale of Futuris Group to Adient PLC
Lincoln International acted as financial advisor to AB Handel och Industri on the sale of Plastal Industri to The Plasman Group, a portfolio company of Insight Equity.
Lincoln International represents Tower Three Partners in the sale of The Paslin Company to Zhejiang Wanfeng Technology Development Co.
Perspectives by Robert Satow
Global dynamics drive hazards and opportunities in the Auto industry
As the economy shudders, dipping its toe into the waters of a recession, macroeconomic, regulatory and geopolitical trends have been disrupting the automotive industry, creating headwinds and pockets of opportunity in each […]
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