I believe in always putting clients first and striving to provide unique perspectives to help clients differentiate in their markets, manage challenging issues and create lasting value.
Zhao provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory services to private companies and financial sponsors in the healthcare industry. He has experience working in various sectors where investors are increasingly focused on finding companies that are recession-resilient, while poised to benefit from emerged megatrends.
With over a decade of experience in financial services, Zhao has advised public companies, private equity firms and privately held companies on M&A, debt and equity transactions.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Zhao worked at BMO Capital Markets as a Vice President focused on industrial clients across various sub-sectors and at Morningstar as an Equity Research Analyst covering industrials, materials and energy companies in Hong Kong, China, and Chicago, U.S.
Zhao earned a Master of Business Administration with a focus on analytic finance, economics and entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in finance and management information systems from Iowa State University. He is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.
Recent Transactions in Healthcare
Lincoln International advised Proclinic Group, a portfolio company of Miura Partners, on the acquisition of Meditrans
Lincoln International advised Frazier Lifesciences Acquisition Corporation on merger with NewAmsterdam Pharma Holding
Lincoln International advised Pfingsten Partners on the sale of Full Spectrum Group to CBRE Group
Lincoln International advised Rarebreed, a portfolio company of Trilantic Capital Partners and Halle Capital Management, on receiving significant investment from Revelstoke Capital Partners
Lincoln International advised Corus a portfolio company of Careventures and Quadrum Capital on the refinancing and acquisition of Nordentic
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