I take a hands-on approach, using my knowledge and experience of the lending markets to guide clients through the debt-raising process and achieve successful outcomes.
Sophie provides financing advice to private equity (PE) and mid-market corporate clients, supporting them in raising financing to fund growth, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, dividend recapitalizations and refinancings.
Sophie brings over a decade of experience in the financial industry, working closely with clients to understand their business dynamics as well as their strategic and financial objectives, enabling her to provide tailored and unbiased advice.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Sophie was an Associate Director within the debt advisory team at KPMG where she focused on leveraged finance. She also has experience in restructurings at KPMG.
Sophie has a Bachelor of Science in business management with First Class Honors from the University of Birmingham. She is also an Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA) through the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Recent Transactions in Debt Advisory
Lincoln International advised Ciklum, a portfolio company of Recognize Partners, on acquiring Infogen Labs
Lincoln International advised Bridgepoint Development Capital on a strategic investment in Kerv Group
Lincoln International advised Ovarro, a portfolio company of FFL Partners, on its refinancing
Lincoln International advised Wind Point Partners on the acquisition of Central Moloney Incorporated
Lincoln International advised Deutsche Beteiligungs AG on its acquisition of ProMik
Lincoln International advised Skerritts, a portfolio company of Sovereign Capital, on its refinancing
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News & Media featuring Sophie Pollitt
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