A passion for M&A combined with decades of experience in logistics drive our leadership in this industry. We know that logistics is a critical sector in every country and therefore the opportunities are global and the possibilities endless. Our expertise and sector knowledge has driven over 135 logistics deals in the last five years.

We will go the extra mile to help you achieve your goals.


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Logistics specialists


South Africa, Johannesburg

Yaron Zimbler


Canada, Montreal

Fausto Levy

United States, Jacksonville

Don Wiggins

Asia Pacific

China, Shanghai

Angela Chen

Japan, Tokyo

Taro Okayama

Europe and Middle East

Austria, Vienna

Thomas Jungreithmeir

Belgium, Brussels

Manu De Vries

Czech Republic, Prague

Peter Turner

Denmark, Copenhagen

Christian Leroy

Finland, Helsinki

Mikael Planting

Germany, Frankfurt

David Klonecki

Italy, Milan

Michele Manetti

Latvia, Riga

Jānis Lasmanis

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Arjen Kostelijk

Portugal, Lisbon

Diogo Torrado

Slovakia, Bratislava

Michal Staron

Spain, Madrid

José Antonio Martín de los Santos

Switzerland, Bern

Juraj Janos

United Kingdom, London

Brian Livingston

United Kingdom, London

Michael Jewell

Recent Oaklins news

Dynamic collaboration that takes you to powerful and unexpected places

SPOT ON DISTRIBUTION: Oaklins’ Don Wiggins draws on decades of experience in the industry to share his view on the future of distribution. He tracks the upward and downward valuation trends in the subgroups of healthcare, industrial and capital goods, consumer goods, and food and beverage to outline the shape of the market in Q3. Food delivery services provider Delivery Hero’s M&A strategy comes under…


Sale of a leading Irish logistics company

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in Ireland has advised the shareholders of Avant Air and Sea Ltd. (Avant) on the sale of the company to Rhenus Group, a logistics services provider with global business operations. Oaklins’ team in Germany assisted in finding the successful buyer. This transaction will enable Avant to continue developing its services to existing and future customers due to its global network and…


Distributor of specialty construction products attracts financial partner

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ logistics team in Jacksonville has acted as intermediary and financial advisor to the shareholders of Coastal Construction Products, LLC (CCP) as they joined with a financial partner, Supply Chain Equity Partners. As the largest independent distributor in the waterproofing and restoration specialty construction products segment in the US, CCP provides an attractive platform for organic and M&A growth opportunities. Read more about…


Sale of a premium 3PL logistics company

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in Jacksonville has advised the shareholders of The Grimes Companies, Inc. on the sale of the company to People Services, Inc. The Grimes Companies provides a broad set of services to handle the entirety of its clients’ logistics needs. The new investor will expand the company’s growth into the southeastern United States. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers…


Value shoppers drive change

SPOT ON DISTRIBUTION: Over the past decade, retailers have been facing a number of trends and economic factors that have created more challenges within the distribution industry. Private labeling is one of the more significant trends within the distribution sector that is significantly impacting daily operations for industry participants. Retailers, particularly in the Food & Beverage subsector, are progressively changing the dynamics of the operational…