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 is pleased to have advised Virtuos and its shareholders on their growth equity transaction with BPEA
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Perforce Software, a portfolio company of Francisco Partners and Clearlake Capital, has agreed to acquire BlazeMeter Continuous Testing (BlazeMeter CT) from Broadcom (NASDAQ: AVGO)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that OneSpace, a portfolio company of Highland Capital Partners and Lewis & Clark Ventures, has been sold to Ascential plc
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Gen3 Marketing, a portfolio company of Longshore Capital Partners, has been acquired by Comvest Partners, a leading middle market private equity firm
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Computrol, a subsidiary of Armstrong International, has been sold to Creation Technologies, a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Kemp Technologies, a portfolio company of Mill Point Capital, will be acquired by Progress Software (NasdaqGS: PRGS)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that HVR Software, a portfolio company of Level Equity, has been sold to Fivetran, a portfolio company of Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst and ICONIQ Capital in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $700 million
Lincoln International is pleased to have represented the shareholders of Epsilon Global Communications on its sale to KT Corporation and Daishin Private Equity for an enterprise value of $145 million
Perspectives featuring Roger Knight
Our Economy Runs on Digital: Fueling Infrastructure Software Investment
As companies continue to move to the cloud and provide high-quality, global-scale cloud solutions, infrastructure software has seen a material increase in investment and consolidation, as evidenced by recent sponsor-led… 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
In Q3 2020, Lincoln International introduced Lincoln’s Latest video series. Experts from across industries, services and geographies, sharing perspectives on current trends, recent observations and future outlooks through this quarterly… Read More
Webinar | Software Financings and the Rise of the Non-Bank Lending Market
On Wednesday, April 14, 2021, Lincoln International hosted a webinar to discuss the latest trends in software financings. With a shift in the market towards non-bank lenders, software businesses that… Read More
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