Middle Market Advisory

Lazard's Middle Market advisory practice is tailored to serving the unique needs of mid-sized companies, while delivering the sophisticated services, global perspective and broad resources of Lazard. We are distinguished by the following key factors:

Deep Sector Expertise. Our senior bankers are national leaders in specific industry segments, bringing knowledge of sector dynamics and key participants.
Global Access to Decision Makers. Lazard’s long-term relationships with CEOs, board members and sponsors on a worldwide basis provide unparalleled buyer access and strategic insight for our middle market clients.
Transaction Craftsmanship, Trusted Advice. Our sophisticated professionals combine the highest level of transaction leadership with astute judgment to provide customized, analytically robust solutions.



"Advice is not one-size fits-all; we combine sector insight, judgment and global relationships to provide ideas and solutions tailored to our clients’ needs."

Middle Market Advisory Update 2017 YEAR IN REVIEW

In 2017, Lazard's middle market advisory practice completed a record 224 middle market transactions worldwide.

Middle Market Advisory Update 2017 YEAR IN REVIEW

Recent Transactions

30 Apr 2018

Sale of RugsUSA to Comvest Partners

23 Apr 2018

Sale of Demilec to Huntsman Corporation

23 Apr 2018

Sale of Standard Nutrition Canada to La Coop fédérée

11 Apr 2018

Sale of ReSource Pro to DFW Capital Partners

16 Mar 2018

Sale of New Mountain Learning to CIP Capital

09 Mar 2018

Sale of General Communication, Inc. to Liberty Interactive

In the News

Jun 13 2018

Dimitar Karaivanov Joins Lazard Middle Market as a Managing Director in Financial Institutions

Lazard announced today that Dimitar Karaivanov has joined its subsidiary, Lazard Middle Market as a Managing Director in Financial Institutions.

Jun 7 2018

Robert Frost Named CEO of Lazard Middle Market

Robert Frost will become Chief Executive Officer of Lazard's Middle Market Advisory practice, effective July 2, 2018.

May 4 2018

10th Annual M&A Advisor International M&A Award Winners Announced

Advised by Lazard Middle Market, the acquisition by Ajinomoto of Cambrooke Therapeutics and the sale of Buddy's Kitchen to Premium Brands were awarded Cross Border Deal of the Year ($50-$100 million) and Consumer Staples Deal of the Year by M&A Advisor.