Investment Bank for the Automotive & Truck Sector
Utilizing our globally connected network of industry professionals to help clients achieve outstanding outcomes both today, and down the road.
increase in number of automotive & truck transactions over prior year
of automotive and truck acquirers are strategics
Driving Connections Across Borders
Our automotive and truck investment banking professionals are active in all of the major automotive regions around the world. Staying connected with each other, we are able to utilize a wealth of knowledge from all of these geographies and tap into a wide range of industry leaders to drive the best outcomes for our clients.
We understand the importance of each system’s individual function and the value it brings to the whole
We have seasoned professionals with expertise across the spectrum of automotive materials businesses.
Our professionals stay up-to-speed with the latest consumer and product trends in the automotive and truck sector.
We provide our clients with the customized and innovative solutions required to meet their unique goals.
We support clients in meeting their larger business and production objectives through durable equipment investments.
Engineering & Software
We are at the intersection of technology and machinery in order to connect our clients to the insights that drive their business forward.
This very competitive process allowed the Group to select the most adequate acquirer that will implement an ambitious offering and industrial project for this heavy-duty truck business, supported by a very complementary product portfolio and multiple synergy opportunities.
Perspectives & Publications
While Automotive Supply Chain Headaches Drag On, Buyers & Sellers Prepare for a Busy Year of Dealmaking in 2022
Automakers and suppliers were forced to cope with unique supply chain challenges in 2021, driving significant disruption to production and resulting in levels of inventory at unseen historic lows. These… Read More
Webinar | Automotive Update 2022: Insights from the TMA Detroit Chapter
On January 11, 2022, Sanjeev Varma, Senior Advisor at Lincoln International, joined automotive experts in TMA Detroit’s virtual panel to share insights on the current automotive M&A environment and industry… Read More
Race Toward Electrification: Automotive Players Define Investment Strategy for the Future
In 2020, global electric vehicle (EV) sales rose by 38%, despite a decline of 20% in total car sales around the world during the pandemic. In May 2021, IHS Markit… Read More
Webinar | Supply Chain Challenges in the Automotive Industry: Insights from the ACG Detroit
On May 26, 2021, Sa Li (Lisa), Vice President at Lincoln International, joined supply chain professionals in ACG Detroit’s virtual panel to share perspectives on challenges faced by the automotive… Read More
Lincoln International advised Schaeffler on the sale of its global automotive chain drive systems business to funds advised by DUBAG
Lincoln International has advised Chiltern Capital and Keyhaven in raising financing to support the growth strategy of Steer Automotive
Lincoln International has advised Deutsche Beteiligungs AG on its acquisition of in-tech GmbH
Lincoln International advised private shareholders on the sale of Mürdter Group to Xandor Mürdter Automotive Holding, a portfolio company of Quantum Capital Partners
Lincoln International advised CGS Management on the sale of SF Tooling Group to Storskogen
Lincoln International acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Benteler Automotive for the divestment of its Tønder, Denmark, and Louviers, France, automotive plants to Fidelium Partners
Lincoln International has advised J.H. Whitney & Co. on the refinancing of Autosplice
Lincoln International advised Insight Equity on the sale of Plasman to MiddleGround Capital
Meet our Senior Team with Automotive & Truck Expertise
The ability to position clients so they can realize value and achieve their goals is what inspires me.
Managing Director | Co-head of EuropeLondon
I am enthusiastic about creating sustainable growth and the highest value for our clients, and strive to leave a positive footprint beyond any successful M&A transaction.
Managing Director | Management Board MemberFrankfurt
I enjoy leading clients and realizing their objectives, while structuring solutions to issues that are both intriguing and challenging.
Managing Director | Head of SwitzerlandZurich
My goal is to inspire and motivate our people to make a true impact with their clients, their colleagues and their communities.
CEO | Managing Director | GP-DirectorChicago
Building long-term relationships is key for me personally – I want to be the advisor of trust for my clients.
Dr. Michael Drill
Managing Director | CEO Germany | Chairman of the Management BoardFrankfurt