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Deep Sector Expertise

Our group actively serves companies in the industrials sector, including aerospace and defense, automotive aftermarket, building products and construction, chemicals, engineered industrials, industrial products and services, oilfield products and services, packaging and plastics, and transportation, logistics and distribution.


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CEO of Lazard Middle Market

+1 612 371 6591


Industrials, Chemicals, Industrial Products & Services
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Managing Director, Industrials Group Co-Head

+1 312 928 7074


Industrials, Engineered Industrials, Industrial Products & Services
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Managing Director

+1 713 423 8615


Industrials, Oilfield Products & Services
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Managing Director

+1 612 371 6596


Industrials, Chemicals
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Managing Director

+1 612 371 6564


Transportation, Logistics & Distribution, Industrials, Oilfield Products & Services

Areas of Expertise

Aerospace and Defense

Aerospace components
Defense electronics
Related sub-sectors

Automotive Aftermarket

Auto parts retail
Collision and replacement parts
Heavy duty parts
Maintenance and repair services
Lubricants and specialty automotive chemicals suppliers
Performance, racing and off-road components and accessories
Warehouse distributors and jobbers

Building Products and Construction

Building products and materials
Home builders


Additives and process aids
Agricultural chemicals
Intermediates and commodities
Coatings, adhesives, and sealants
Flavor, fragrance, and personal care
Inorganics, catalysts, and minerals
Lubricants, surfactants, and cleaners
Oil and gas chemicals
Plastics, polymers, and resins
Specialty and performance materials
Value-added chemical distribution

Engineered Industrials

Advanced manufacturing, automation and controls
Flow control and filtration
Highly engineered products
Mission critical components, products and systems
Safety products
Sensors, test and measurement

Industrial Products and Services

Capital equipment
Diversified industrials
Electronics/electrical products
Industrial services
Metals and metal forming

Oilfield Products and Services

Industrial services for mid- and downstream
Oil and gas extraction and transport products and equipment
Oilfield services

Packaging and Plastics


Transportation, Logistics and Distribution

Logistics outsourcing
Value-added distribution

Recent Transactions

09 Nov 2018

Growth equity private placement for Anaergia

11 Oct 2018

Sale of Kymera International, a portfolio company of Platinum Equity, to Palladium Equity Partners

14 Aug 2018

Sale of PRT Growing Services, a portfolio company of Mill Road Capital, to TriWest Capital Partners

20 Jul 2018

Sale of Soleras Advanced Coatings to an affiliate of AGIC Capital

01 Jun 2018

Sale by Koch Minerals of Frac-Chem to Production and Stimulation Chemicals, an affiliate of Vinmar

22 May 2018

Restructuring for GST AutoLeather

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