Private Equity

Big ideas and great success come from long-lasting relationships. When trust between people lets curiosity and commitment thrive, the sum becomes bigger than its parts. Oaklins' professionals are poised to assist our clients with deal-sourcing, buy-and-build and exit strategies. We have the global presence combined with local knowledge to identify buyers, targets or investors for your portfolio companies, resulting in incredible deals.

It's in collaboration that we reach our full potential.


Dedicated professionals


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Live mandates

Global deals

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Private Equity specialists


South Africa, Johannesburg

Yaron Zimbler


Canada, Montreal

Denis Chaurette

United States, New York

Jack Noble

Asia Pacific

China, Shanghai

Angela Chen

Japan, Tokyo

Taro Okayama

Europe and Middle East

Austria, Vienna

Christian Hurek

Czech Republic, Prague

David Tajzich

Finland, Helsinki

Marcus Blomqvist

France, Paris

Éric Félix-Faure

Germany, Hamburg

Florian von Alten

Italy, Milan

Attilio Arietti

Latvia, Riga

Valērija Lieģe

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Frank de Hek

Portugal, Lisbon

João Beirôco

Slovakia, Bratislava

Lubomir Soltys

Slovenia, Ljubljana

Jure Jelerčič

Spain, Madrid

Nicholas Walker

Switzerland, Zurich

Jens Rutten

United Kingdom, London

Brian Livingston

United Kingdom, London

Derek Zissman

Recent Oaklins news

Growth and opportunities in unexpected places

PRIVATE EQUITY QUARTERLY: Private equity specialist Frank de Hek shares key industry knowledge from some of Oaklins’ sector experts. Our 800 region- and sector-specific advisors are currently collaborating on over 500 active M&A mandates, working across borders to provide the leading private equity funds with tremendous deal flow and ensuring that local expertise reaches its global potential. We explain how Best Version Media (BVM) publications turned…


First step towards the creation of a leading Italian group in the high-end ceramic tile industry

DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in Italy has advised Italcer’s management team on the acquisition of La Fabbrica. This marks the first acquisition of a project that will consist of the creation of a leading Italian group in the sector. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers and M&A valuation aspects.


H2 Equity Partners has successfully invested in Multi Pilot Simulations

Oaklins Netherlands is pleased to announce that H2 Equity Partners invested a majority stake in Multi Pilot Simulations (“MPS” or the “Company”). MPS, founded in 2007, is a groundbreaking manufacturer of fixed-base flight simulators for (airline) pilot training and bridges the gap between the (low-fidelity) traditional fixed-base simulators and the (high-fidelity) full-motion simulators that are currently being offered in the market. The Company integrates more…