Firm invests in additional resources and capabilities to continue to source and close attractive investments
NEW YORK – May 24, 2022 – Lincolnshire Management, Inc. (“Lincolnshire”) a private equity firm focused on investing in and acquiring growing middle-market companies across various industry sectors, today announced the addition of four professionals to its investment team. Matt Landolphi joins Lincolnshire Management as a Senior Associate, Chris Kostoglou joins as an Associate, and Michael Morris and Stephen Dawson join as Analysts.
“We are pleased to add these up-and-coming investors and operations-minded professionals to our growing team,” said T.J. Maloney, Chairman and CEO of Lincolnshire Management. “They will be instrumental in adding to our sourcing efforts and helping us close attractive investments in founder-owned businesses and corporate carve-outs, which has been our long-standing, successful model.”
Lincolnshire Management’s 36-year track record of investing successfully through multiple business and economic cycles has honed a hands-on operational focus that creates value in its portfolio companies. The firm has a long history and track record of success investing across various industries, especially niche manufacturing, distribution, and service businesses.
4 New Additions to Investment Team
Matt Landolphi joins as a Senior Associate and member of the Deal Execution and Diligence Team at Lincolnshire. Previously, he was a Senior Associate in Conway MacKenzie’s Private Fund Services group where he provided portfolio management and advisory services to private capital funds’ stakeholders. Earlier in his career, Matt was an investment banking Associate at Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P., where he worked on M&A, capital raising and asset sale processes. Matt holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Vanderbilt University.
Chris Kostoglou joins as an Associate and member of the firm’s Deal Execution and Diligence Team. He was previously a Manager in EY’s Strategy & Transactions practice specializing in providing due diligence and M&A advisory services to private equity and strategic corporate clients on transactions valued from $15 million to $2 billion. Chris holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney, where he graduated with distinction, and a Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting from the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.
Michael Morris joins the firm as an Analyst from Calex Partners, a healthcare services focused M&A investment bank, where he advised on a number of sell-side transactions. Previously, Michael was an Associate in the management consulting group at KPMG and he worked as an Analyst at Raytheon Company (now known as Raytheon Technologies). He graduated from James Madison University with a B.B.A. in Finance.
Stephen Dawson joins Lincolnshire as an Analyst after serving as an Assistant Manager in the Foreign Direct Investments and Consumer Markets Departments of PwC. Stephen graduated from the Dublin Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance and the PwC – Chartered Accountants training program focusing on Financial Reporting, Strategic Finance, Business Advisory, Risk Management & Sustainability.
“This is an apprentice business, and we are excited to bring in and mentor this next group of professionals who will have opportunities to work alongside our seasoned investors to build companies and create value,” said Phil Kim, Managing Director
About Lincolnshire Management, Inc.
Lincolnshire Management, founded in 1986, is a private equity firm focused on investing in and acquiring growing middle-market companies across an array of industries. Headquartered in New York and an office in Chicago, Lincolnshire invests in acquisitions of private companies, recapitalizations, corporate divestitures, management buyouts and growth equity for public and private companies. Lincolnshire has $2.0 billion under management, completing over 100 transactions across the lower middle market. For more information: www.lincolnshiremgmt.com.