Advising the ambitious

United by a strong belief that we can achieve the extraordinary.

Oaklins is a global team of over 800 financial advisory professionals in 40 countries providing M&A, growth equity, ECM, debt advisory and corporate finance services to support entrepreneurs, corporates and investors in reaching their goals.

Providing M&A, growth equity, ECM, debt advisory and corporate finance services to support entrepreneurs, corporates and investors in reaching their goals.

  • Established in 1985
  • 800 M&A Professionals in 40 countries – one of the largest M&A teams in the world
  • Achieving success for clients through strong relationships, global reach and maximising value 
  • 15 dedicated industry groups
  • 339 closed deals in 2023 worth US$27.8 billion of which 93 were cross-border

Your success is our priority in every deals.

Entrepreneurs building their dreams. Private equity firms looking for new opportunities. Global corporations wishing to expand. As our clients work toward extraordinary achievements, they turn to us during times of crucial decision-making, raising capital, acquiring another company or selling a business. And as their committed M&A and financial advisor, we put our heart into every deal, helping them go further than they ever imagined.

“Oaklins’ provided us with comprehensive and professional advice throughout the highly complex M&A process and even exceeded our expectations. Thanks to their expertise and their international network in the real estate software sector, they enabled us to develop the best possible options and ultimately execute them successfully.”


Local market expertise. Globally.

Oaklins has advisory teams in 40 countries around the world, each highly successful in their region. As we are a global organization, with eyes and ears on the ground locally, our clients have access to potential buyers and sellers everywhere — from Stockholm to Shanghai, from New York to São Paulo. Through our cross-border collaboration, we close the best and most suitable deals for each client.

Grow alongside the best.

Our legacy is entirely built upon the success of our clients. They come to us for an understanding of their industry and market trends, but stay for who we are, an 800-strong group of committed colleagues around the world, persistently collaborating until the best deal is closed. A hallmark of how we work is our integrity and trust toward each other. Governed by an international executive committee, we passionately share ideas globally to learn more and deliver better results for each client. If you believe you can do extraordinary work helping talented entrepreneurs and global organizations grow beyond their imagination, Oaklins might be your new home.

“Oaklins is not a large tanker but a dynamic speedboat. We do not hide behind a corporate structure and disclaimers but are hands-on and take responsibility for our clients. This dynamic is what makes every day different and rewarding.”

Relationships foster success

“In our search for a strategic and financial advisor, Oaklins’ industry knowledge and investor network proved
to be of great value to us. Solid process management and firm execution provided us with an excellent partner
on the best terms, and we are looking forward to a great journey ahead.”


Let’s work together