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 announce that SiteLock, a portfolio company of Abry Partners, has been sold to Sectigo, a portfolio company of GI Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised CAPZA on the financing of its acquisition of Eidosmedia
Lincoln International advised Alphalink founders and BNP Paribas Développement, a minority shareholder, on securing senior and mezzanine facilities
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the completion of a $112 million Series C financing by Wasabi, a leading pure-play provider of cloud object storage
Lincoln International has exclusively advised GO Green's management and shareholders in raising growth capital from Opportunity Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that SMTC Corporation (NASDAQ: SMTX) has been taken private by H.I.G. Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Cegid has acquired ACA, innovative provider of SaaS solutions
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised Kerv, a portfolio company of LDC, in raising growth debt financing
Perspectives featuring Roger Knight
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
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
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… Read More
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… Read More
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