I am inspired by working with entrepreneurs and innovators who feel passionately about what they are creating.
Will leads Lincoln’s San Francisco Bay Area office and co-heads the firm’s Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Group, providing senior-level advisory services on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for companies in the sector. Will has nearly three decades of experience advising companies and private equity, venture capital and growth equity firms on corporate finance and M&A transactions. He has completed more than 200 transactions and raised over $100 billion for companies in the TMT sector.
Will brings a breadth of technology industry experience having lived and worked in Silicon Valley, Hong Kong, Tokyo and New York. He helps fast-growing technology companies realize their visions by providing actionable M&A and corporate finance advice and introducing them to the world’s leading acquirers and providers of capital. Will has experience advising companies and investors across the TMT landscape, including software, cybersecurity and semiconductors.
Will currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Centre College.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Will was a Managing Director at Barclays Capital and Lehman Brothers, where he served in a variety of senior roles, including heading the venture coverage, TMT equity capital markets and Asia capital markets teams. Will began his career as an attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
Will holds a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Kentucky College of Law and a Bachelor of Science from Centre College.
Recent Transactions in Technology, Media & Telecom
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Ekstend has received a minority investment from Isatis Capital to foster its development
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that LogiNext Solutions has raised growth capital from Steadview Capital and Tiger Global
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Foundation Source has been acquired by Incline Equity Partners, a Pittsburgh-based private equity firm
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 have advised Brockhaus Private Equity and management on the sale of IHSE Group for a purchase price of approx. Euro 135 million (Enterprise Value) to Brockhaus Capital Management
Lincoln International advised ICV Capital Partners on a refinancing of its portfolio company, The Segerdahl Corp. (d/b/a SG360)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Sewan’s shareholders have granted a minority stake to Kartesia
Perspectives by William Bowmer
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