What inspires me is the opportunity to win for our clients and win for our firm. I enjoy the challenge of working closely with clients towards the shared goal of a successful transaction.
Sam provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory services to clients in the Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) sector. He has significant buy-side and sell-side M&A experience, working on a number of transactions involving Fortune 500 and publicly traded companies, as well as advising leading private equity firms and privately held businesses on strategic alternatives. Sam’s M&A experience includes advising on divestitures of corporate carve-outs and cross-border transactions.
Sam has worked with TMT companies for more than 10 years and has a deep understanding of the dynamics driving M&A opportunity including the fundamental reliance of software across its sub-sectors. He uses this knowledge to help clients convey near and long-term software value propositions to potential investors and acquirers.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Sam worked in the financial restructuring practice of Alvarez & Marsal. Previously, he focused on infrastructure, transportation and utilities at Lehman Brothers Investment Banking.
Sam earned a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College.
Lincoln International advised Palisade Software, a portfolio company of Thompson Street Capital Partners, on the sale of TA Associates and combined with Lumivero
Lincoln International advised Pamlico Capital on a strategic investment in InRule
Lincoln International has advised Revenue Analytics on receiving a strategic growth investment from Lead Edge Capital
Lincoln International has advised InfoDesk on its sale to Cuadrilla Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Brightspot, a portfolio company of Carrick Capital Partners, has sold a majority stake to Tailwind Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Magnitude Software, a portfolio company of 3i, has agreed to be sold to insightsoftware
Lincoln International advised Level Equity on the sale of HVR Software to Fivetran, a portfolio company of Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst and ICONIQ Capital
Lincoln International advised K1 Investment Management on the sale of FMG Suite to Aurora Capital Partners
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