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 TrafficCast International in its sale to Iteris, Inc.
Lincoln International advised Plews & Edelmann on the sale of its retail segment to Highline Aftermarket, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group
Lincoln International advised PRECO Electronics on its acquisition by Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Graham Partners has sold its portfolio company TransAxle to Crossplane Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Insight Equity has refinanced Plasman Group
Lincoln International advises Jason Industries (NASDAQ: JASN) in the divestiture of Janesville to Motus Integrated Technologies, a portfolio company of Atlas Holdings
Lincoln International advised Trive Capital on the refinancing of Madison Kipp Corporation
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
Perspectives by Robert Satow
As the Auto Industry Navigates the Pandemic, How Quickly will M&A Rev Up?
The automotive industry is once again showing its resilience as it navigates the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. Second quarter earnings from the publicly traded automotive supplier set were generally more positive […]
Bright Road Ahead for Investors in the Automotive Aftermarket
As Americans keep close tabs on their budgets and have more time on their hands while at home, the thought of personally performing maintenance and repairs, such as changing a headlight, is […]
Analyzing Automotive Investment Opportunities in a Volatile Environment
Experts in the automotive supply sector from Lincoln International and Conway MacKenzie host a panel discussion providing valuable insights regarding the current industry outlook and recovery underway, issues unique to suppliers and […]
What is the New Normal? A Closer Look at Automotive Demand & Supply Chain Impact
In April, U.S. light vehicle sales fell almost 50% year on year and resulted in a seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAAR) of just 8.6m – significantly lower than any other monthly sales […]
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Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Managing Director | CEO GermanyFrankfurt
The ability to position clients so they can realize value and achieve their goals is what inspires me.
Managing Director | Head of Investment Banking, UK & NordicsLondon