Bob Edmonds has joined Lincoln International as an advisory director for the firm's aerospace and defense practice. He is a retired brigadier general who currently serves as a principal with executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International.
Lincoln International, a global mid-market investment bank, today announced that Brigadier General Bob Edmonds, USAF retired, has joined as an Advisory Director for the firm's Aerospace and Defense practice. General Edmonds will help strengthen the firm's knowledge and presence in the aerospace and defense arena by leveraging his background, contacts and experience in the industry.
Known for his leadership, operational focus and knowledge of the nuances of working in
Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles,
“Bob Edmonds has been an outstanding leader in the Air Force, and in the broader aerospace and defense community through his various senior roles in
In addition to graduating near the top of his class as a civil engineering major from the U.S. Air Force Academy, Edmonds was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for graduate degree study at Columbia University, where he earned a master's degree in civil engineering. Edmonds also graduated as a Distinguished Graduate from the National War College in Washington, D.C., where he earned a master's degree in national security strategy. Edmonds currently serves as the Co-Chairman of the Best Buddies Virginia Advisory Board, as a regional commissioner for the President's Commission on White House Fellowships and as President-elect for the White House Fellowship Foundation and Association board.
About Lincoln International
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition services, private capital raising, UK pension advisory services and providing fairness opinions and valuations for leading organizations involved in mid-market transactions. With offices in Chicago, Frankfurt, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, New York, Paris, Tokyo and Vienna, and strategic partnerships with China Everbright in China and ICICI Securities, Inc. in India, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in the key global economies. The organization provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest. More information about Lincoln International can be obtained at www.lincolninternational.com