Kurmaniak Joins Lazard in Financial Advisory

Rosanne Kurmaniak joined Lazard as a management director, financial advisory, based in New York. Kurmaniak was previously managing director in Citi’s Global M&A group.

Skelly Joins Lazard as Senior Financial Advisor

Lazard appointed Michael Skelly senior advisor in Financial Advisory, with a focus on energy, sustainability and infrastructure. He will be based in Houston and New York.

Michaels Joins Lazard Financial Institutions Group

Henry Michaels joined Lazard as a senior advisor in Financial Advisory. He will be based in New York and serve as an advisor to Lazard’s Financial Institutions Group, North America.

Lawrence Joins Lazard as Managing Director/Deputy Chairman

Christopher Lawrence will join Lazard Financial Advisory as a managing director and deputy chairman in Investment Banking, based in New York, effective October 2, 2018.

Parker Joins Lazard Middle Market Media & Technology Group

David Parker has joined Lazard’s Middle Market Advisory practice as a managing director in the Telecommunications, Media and Technology Group. He will be based out of New York.

Tan Joins Lazard as Managing Director in Hong Kong

Shen Tan joined Lazard Asset Management as a managing director in Hong Kong. Tan will focus on distribution throughout Asia and help to develop the firms’ Asset Management business in the region.

Karaivanov Joins Lazard Middle Market Financial Institutions Group

Dimitar Karaivanov joined Lazard’s Middle Market Advisory practice as a managing director in the Financial Institutions Group. He will be based in New York.

Lazard Expands Oil and Gas Financial Advisory

Mark Sooby and Harris Ghozali will join Lazard as managing directors in Financial Advisory, effective July 2. Based in Houston, they will advise companies in the global oil and gas sector, including on acquisitions and divestitures.

Frost to Lead Lazard Middle Market Advisory Practice

Lazard named Robert Frost CEO of the firm’s Middle Market Advisory practice, based out of Minneapolis. Frost will succeed David Solomon, who is stepping down as part of a planned succession.

Lord Prior Joins Lazard Financial Advisory

Lord David Prior, the former Under Secretary of State to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and Minister for NHS Productivity at the Department of Health, will serve as a senior adviser to Lazard, Financial Advisory, effective immediately.