Uwe Helin

Managing Director, Industrials

About Mr. Helin

Uwe Helin is a managing director for William Blair based in the firm’s Frankfurt office. He originally joined William Blair's investment banking team in 2018. Before joining William Blair, he worked for Rothschild and Dresdner Kleinwort.

Awards and Affiliations

Chartered Financial Analyst
Financial Risk Manager

Notable Transactions

  • Clariant AG Healthcare Packaging International - sale to Arsenal Capital
  • Duo Plast - sale to Paragon Partners
  • Qundis - sale to Kalorimeta
  • Ledvance (Osram’s lighting lamps business) - sale to MLS
  • Volkswagen - strategic alliance with Navistar
  • Carcoustics - sale to Liaoning Dare Industrial
  • Shanghai Electric - acquisition of Broetje Automation
  • OpenSynergy - sale to Panasonic
  • Leaseplan - sale to TDR Capital
  • Wacker Chemie - initial public offering of Siltronic


University of Iowa, M.B.A.
Goethe University Frankfurt, Dipl. - Kfm.

Languages Spoken


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Industrials investment banking at William Blair draws on the firm’s deep expertise and relationships throughout the sector to deliver objective advice and execution excellence. We have built a leading franchise helping industrial companies maximize the value of their businesses. Our clients turn to us for outstanding execution for their M&A advisory and capital-raising objectives.

The strength of our relationships with strategic and financial buyers in the industrials sector and our global reach have allowed us to deliver outstanding results for our clients.

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William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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