NEW YORK & CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ) announced today that Bennett Monson has joined Lazard’s Middle Market Industrials group as a Managing Director. He is based in Charlotte.
Mr. Monson has two decades of experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, equity transactions, and debt capital markets financings. He has extensive expertise in the industrial and energy technology sectors, including industrial automation, manufacturing technology, industrial software, IIoT, utility electronics, energy efficiency technologies, advanced lighting, and utility technologies.
Prior to joining Lazard, Mr. Monson was a Managing Director and led the Industrial Technology practice at Wells Fargo Securities. Prior to that, he was a Vice President at Evercore Partners and held positions at Piper Jaffray, Raymond James & Associates, and KPMG.
Lazard's Middle Market Advisory practice provides financial and strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity recapitalizations, and financial restructurings to mid-sized companies through Lazard Middle Market LLC, a subsidiary of Lazard. Our senior professionals bring deep sector expertise and relationships with CEOs and board members, while leveraging the global resources of Lazard. For more information, please visit www.lazardmm.com.
Lazard, one of the world’s preeminent financial advisory and asset management firms, operates from 43 offices across 27 countries in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Central and South America. With origins dating to 1848, the firm provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, strategic matters, restructuring and capital structure, capital raising and corporate finance, as well as asset management services to corporations, partnerships, institutions, governments and individuals. Lazard has the largest network of dedicated financial advisory offices in the Americas, located in 16 cities across 9 countries spanning North, Central and South America. For more information on Lazard, please visit www.lazard.com. Follow Lazard at @Lazard.