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Delivering World-Class Investment Banking Services to the Middle Market

Lazard Middle Market

For 170 years, Lazard has been delivering independent, innovative solutions to some of the world’s largest companies in the most complex situations. Lazard Middle Market continues that proud tradition by delivering that same world-class client service to companies in the middle market.

Our professionals bring to every assignment:
   • Senior-level attention
   • Deep industry sector expertise
   • Global access to C-level relationships
   • Strategic insights and transaction judgment
   • Cross-functional approach with the right combination of industry, product, and geographic expertise


Middle Market Advisory Update

Lazard is consistently ranked one of the top advisors for deals under $1 billion in value based on number of transactions. In 2018, our middle market advisory practice experienced a strong year. Download the full report below.

2018 Year-in-Review

Recent Transactions

14 Mar 2019

Sale of Actagro, a portfolio company of Norwest Equity Partners, to Nutrien

04 Mar 2019

Private debt financing for U.S. Zinc, a portfolio company of Aterian Investment Partners

12 Feb 2019

$315 million dividend recapitalization and minority equity sale of Citizens Rx

11 Feb 2019

Sale of Thorntons to ArcLight Capital Partners and BP

01 Feb 2019

Sale of Ringers Gloves to Ansell Limited

24 Dec 2018

Sale of EnerMech Group, a portfolio company of Lime Rock Partners, to the Carlyle Group


In the News

Jan 14 2019

Jason Hutchinson Joins Lazard's Middle Market Telecommunications, Media & Technology Group

Lazard announced today that Jason Hutchinson has joined its subsidiary, Lazard Middle Market, as a Managing Director in Telecommunications, Media & Technology.

Dec 20 2018

M&A Advisor Announced Winners of the 13th Annual Turnaround Awards

Advised by Lazard Middle Market, GST AutoLeather was awarded Section 363 Sale of the Year (Over $100 million) by M&A Advisor.

Nov 13 2018

Lazard Middle Market Advises Two Award-Winning Transaction

Accella Performance Materials, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, on its sale to Carlisle Companies and Buddy’s Kitchen on its sale to Premium Brands, were awarded Private Equity Deal of the Year ($500MM-$1B) and M&A Deal of the Year ($50MM-$75MM), respectively, by the M&A Advisor.

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