The most successful and rewarding transactions are those which culminate with a well-established partnership with our client predicated on hard work, trust and alignment in mutual goals.
Roger delivers deep domain expertise on transactions that provide his clients with growth capital, liquidity and strategic partners to further enhance their business, products and market opportunity.
Roger has nearly 15 years of experience advising enterprise software companies on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions (M&A). His experience includes buy-side and sell-side transactions, late-stage growth equity financings and cross-border advisory. Roger is inspired by technology, specifically software, as a significant contributor to recent economic growth with new platforms and products allowing entrepreneurs to innovate from anywhere in the world. Roger is focused on enterprise software, particularly infrastructure software, which is undergoing change to underlying software tools, systems and processes thereby creating massive market opportunities for his clients.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Roger covered enterprise software and security with KBCM Technology Group (formerly Pacific Crest Securities). Previously, Roger worked at Oppenheimer and WR Hambrecht assisting technology clients in public equity and M&A transactions. He began his career on Wall Street with Deutsche Bank.
Roger holds a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University.
Recent Transactions in Technology, Media & Telecom
Lincoln International has advised Airsweb on its sale to EcoOnline, a Norway-based company backed by Goldman Sachs, Summa Equity and Viking Venture
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Sparton Corporation, a portfolio company of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Cerberus”), has sold its manufacturing and design services division (“MDS”) to One Equity Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that SIGOS, LLC, a portfolio company of Thoma Bravo, LLC, has been acquired by Mobileum, Inc., a portfolio company of Audax Management Company, LLC
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
Perspectives by Roger Knight
The Next Generation of Cloud Infrastructure Expands New Areas for Emerging Vendors, Strategic Buyers and Institutional Investors
The US Department of Defense recently awarded a $10B technology contract for the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure to Microsoft. This contract allows for modernization of our government’s technology as much of today’s […]
Managed Security Service Providers Combat Sophisticated Cybercriminals
The global cybersecurity market has grown tremendously—from $4 billion in 2004 to more than $120 billion in 2017. The Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) market is no exception—it is expected to grow […]
Key Trends in Cybersecurity Dealmaking
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