Lincoln International expands TMT group with new hire

Mid-market investment bank Lincoln International has added Roger Knight to the firm’s technology, media and telecom group in New York. Previously, Knight worked at KeyBanc Capital Markets where he served as director in its technology group.


NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce the addition of Roger Knight to the firm’s New York office in the Technology, Media and Telecom (“TMT”) Group. Having spent his entire investment banking career in the technology sector, Roger brings incremental industry knowledge, domain expertise and relationships to Lincoln’s flourishing Global TMT Group.

Most recently, Roger focused on enterprise software and security with KeyBanc Capital Markets as Director in its Technology Group (fka Pacific Crest Securities). Clients that Roger has served include AppAssure Software, Cloudyn, Code42, Dynatrace, jamf, SevOne, Tricentis and ZeroTurnaround.

Prior to Pacific Crest Securities, Roger advised technology clients in both public equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions at Oppenheimer and WR Hambrecht. He began his career on Wall Street within Deutsche Bank’s TMT debt capital markets team.

For more than a decade in the TMT sector, Roger has advised enterprise software, private equity, venture capital and growth equity clients on transactions with top industry consolidators, including BMC Software, Cisco Systems, DELL EMC, Microsoft,, SAP and Solarwinds, and with growth equity and private equity investors, such as Bain Capital Ventures, Francisco Partners, Insight Venture Partners and Summit Partners.

Scott Twibell, Managing Director and Co-Head of Lincoln’s TMT Group, comments, “Opportunities abound for investment as technology becomes more ubiquitous in everyday lives and business. Lincoln is capitalizing on this continued, rapid shift by expanding our capabilities, offering and reach for clients. During the past 18 months we have hired six senior TMT professionals and opened a TMT-focused Silicon Valley area office. We’re pleased to have Roger join our team at this exciting time as we continue to build capabilities across the TMT spectrum to serve our clients around the world.”

About Lincoln International
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and joint venture and partnering advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With nineteen offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in key global economies. The firm 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