TM Capital is a leading member of Oaklins, the world’s premier middle-market M&A advisor

Established in 1985 as M&A International and re-branded as Oaklins in 2016, Oaklins offers the unparalleled global resources of over 700 M&A professionals operating in major financial centers of the world.  Oaklins is the collective trade name of independent, industry-leading advisory  firms with deep transactional experience, specialized industry expertise, entrenched local relationships and a shared culture of collaboration and achievement.  Working together, Oaklins professionals have the resources to efficiently access the most likely potential international buyers or investors, as well as a global roster of acquisition targets. The Oaklins team has closed over 1,500 transactions totaling more than $75 billion in transaction value in the past five years.

TM Capital has been a leading member of Oaklins (and its predecessor, M&A International) since 1994, leveraging our international capabilities to execute complex cross-border mergers and acquisitions for our clients.  Nearly one third of TM Capital’s completed transactions have had a cross-border component.

Client Advantages of Oaklins include:

  • The market reach of a worldwide top 20 M&A advisor
  • Direct relationships with key strategic buyers and financial sponsors around the world
  • Partner-level relationships developed over two decades of collaboration
  • Knowledge of local business customs and access to local experts in accounting, legal, tax, and compliance standards, assuring a smooth cross-border execution

Oaklins International Member Offices

Global Mid-Market – 2016 by Volume (value US$)


International Events

TM Capital and our clients regularly attend a host of Oaklins’ unique global events, further strengthening our global knowledge and relationships.  The largest event, the M&A Mid-Market Forum, allows clients to meet M&A advisors from around the world, network with international corporate leaders, and discuss business opportunities with the leading private equity funds and representatives from the M&A community, all in one place, all in one day.  In recent years, the biannual event has been conducted in Dubai, Amsterdam and Paris.

Aug 31 2015

Plum Lending Receives Investment from Renren

TM Capital served as exclusive financial advisor to Plum Lending, an innovative FinTech company, in connection with a $10.5 million Series A investment by Renren, Inc. (NYSE:RENN), a leading social networking platform in China
Sep 27 2015

Starbucks Sells Rights to Puerto Rico Restaurants

TM Capital served as exclusive financial advisor to Starbucks Corporation in its sale of the Puerto Rico Operations to Baristas Del Caribe, LLC, an affiliate of Empresas Fonalledas Inc.
Jun 23 2015

Time-Cap Labs Acquired by Marksans Pharma

TM Capital served as exclusive financial advisor to founder-owned Time-Cap Labs, Inc. in its sale to Marksans Pharma Limited, headquartered in Mumbai, India