Andrew Torgove

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


New York, United States

Andrew Torgove is Chief Operating Officer of Lazard’s Private Market Advisory group (PMA).

From 2006 to 2018 he was the Head of the Restructuring group at PMA. He has more than 25 years of experience advising companies in the execution of restructuring transactions, both in and out-of-court, including M&A transactions, financings, exchange offers and plans of reorganization.

Past engagements include representing Horsehead Holding Corp., Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Standard Register, Associated Wholesalers Inc., Allen’s, American Safety Razor, Chem Rx Corporation, Dura Automotive, Waterford Wedgwood and the Unsecured Creditors Committee of Global Geophysical Services.

Prior to joining Lazard Andrew was a Managing Director at Stairway Capital, focused on buying distressed middle-market companies. From 1996 to 2004, Andrew worked at Houlihan Lokey and was Co-Head of their Distressed M&A practice in New York from 2001-2004.

Andrew received a Ph.D. in Economics from the New School for Social Research, a Master’s Degree in Economics from Boston College, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi.

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