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 is pleased to announce that it has advised Horizon Capital on its investment in Sapphire Systems
Lincoln is pleased to announce that 901D Holdings, LLC, a Graycliff Partners LP platform company, has been sold to Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Sewan’s shareholders have granted a minority stake to Kartesia
Lincoln International advises Searchlight Capital on the refinancing of EOLO SpA
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that CoreMedia AG, a German software company, has been sold to OpenGate Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that the Greytip Software raised growth capital from Info Edge (India) Limited and MegaDelta Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has advised the private founders of Seven Miles in the sale of a majority stake to Oakley Capital
Lincoln represents First Capital Partners in its sale of Bestronics, Inc. to New Water Capital
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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