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Zack focuses on institutions and businesses across the entire education ecosystem with more recent expansion of coverage where knowledge and talent sectors intersect. He helps businesses with strong value propositions of enhancing learning and/or career opportunities for learners/talent or creating efficiencies in the delivery of these services. Given his training in education policy and industry experience within one of the largest global education companies, Zack provides thesis-driven, strategic advice with an emphasis on delivering long-term value for his clients and their constituencies.
Most recently, Zack was Head of Corporate Development and Mergers & Acquisitions at Adtalem Global Education. Prior to Adtalem, Zack was a Managing Director at Lazard where he focused exclusively on the education sector. Zack’s professional history also includes roles as a Director at BMO Capital Markets, and a Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (f/k/a Banc of America Securities). He started his investment banking career at Wells Fargo (f/k/a Wachovia Securities).
Zack serves on the Board of Trustees of the United Church of Christ Chicago Theological Seminary and the HKS Fund Executive Council of the Harvard Kennedy School.
Zack holds both a Master of Public Administration with a focus on education policy from Harvard University, and a Master of Business Administration in accounting and finance from the University of Chicago. He earned a Bachelor of Science with honors in chemical engineering from the University of Houston.
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it served as the exclusive financial advisor to Alva-Amco Pharmacal in its sale to Kobayashi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (TSE:4967)
Lincoln International is pleased to announce its representation of Able Freight Services, Inc., a top 10 global provider of perishable freight forwarding solutions, in securing its investment from Equity Group Investments, Sam Zell’s private investment firm
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that West Shore Home was recapitalized by Leonard Green & Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the sale of TargetX, a leading higher education student lifecycle management platform, to an affiliate of Liason International
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Construction Forms has received a significant investment from H.I.G. Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that funds managed by BlackRock have sold WinCup, Inc. to Atar Capital
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Plews & Edelmann has sold its retail segment to Highline Aftermarket, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Choice Health Insurance, LLC, a fully integrated consumer acquisition platform specializing in the high-growth, Medicare Advantage marketplace, has been acquired by Alight Solutions, a portfolio company of Blackstone
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