Chip Duggins

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


New York, United States

Chip Duggins joined Lazard in 2016 and is a Managing Director in the Private Capital Advisory group in New York. In that capacity, he advises clients in connection to primary fundraisings across a wide range of investment strategies, including buyout, growth equity, special situations, and private credit, and is also active in the group's business development initiatives.

Prior to joining Lazard, Chip was a Vice President with Harris Williams & Co., a leading M&A advisor focused on the middle market. Chip began his career as an Analyst at Cannondale Associates, a consultancy focused on the consumer and retail industries.

Chip earned an MBA in Finance at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, along with an A.B. in Economics and a minor in History as an undergraduate at Duke University.

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