I enjoy using my experience to help clients navigate the complex, ever-evolving financing landscape and execute on their strategic priorities by finding the optimal capital solution.
Xenia advises corporate and private equity clients on complex debt transactions and cross-border financings with a focus on leveraged buyouts, dividend recapitalisations, refinancings and debt restructurings. Having worked in both the U.S. and Europe, Xenia has a truly global outlook across international debt capital markets.
Since 2007 she has arranged over $50bn of debt volume across the full spectrum of debt and capital market products. Over this time, she has developed a strong network of relationships with local and global finance providers both in the U.S. and Europe. As such Xenia is able to draw from extensive experience in advising on capital structures and debt instruments across a wide array of industries both as an advisor and as a lender, and has particular industry experience in the Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT), Business Services, Financial Institutions and Healthcare sectors.
After starting her career in management consulting and accounting in the U.S., Xenia joined the TMT Leveraged Finance team at ING (New York & Amsterdam) and subsequently moved to the Debt Structuring & Origination team at Jefferies (London).
Xenia earned a Bachelor of Arts in business administration and international affairs from Franklin & Marshall College in the U.S. and studied international business at the Copenhagen Business School in Denmark. She is a certified public accountant (inactive).
Recent Transactions in the United Kingdom
Lincoln International has represented Turn/River Capital and the other shareholders of Huddle on its sale to Ideagen plc, a leading supplier of regulatory and compliance software
Lincoln International advised Bridgepoint Development Capital and worked closely with the LOC Group team throughout the sale process
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that KIMS Property Company Limited, a portfolio company of Magnetar Financial (UK) LLP, has extended its senior facilities
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Monitor Clipper Partners and private shareholders have sold Reverse Logistics Group to Reconomy, a UK-based portfolio company of EMK Capital
Lincoln International advised CapVest on its acquisition of Inspired Pet Nutrition, a portfolio company of L Catterton
Lincoln International advised Queen’s Park Equity on making a significant investment in DCSL Software
Lincoln International advised of funds managed by BPE Unternehmensbeteiligungen G.m.b.H. on the sale of Duotherm to StellaGroup, a portfolio company of PAI Partners and ICG
Lincoln International advised the shareholders of Eschenbach, led by funds advised by Equistone Partners Europe, on the sale of Eschenbach to Inspecs
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