Cyrus Kapadia

Co-Head of European Investment Banking


Financial Advisory


London, United Kingdom

Cyrus Kapadia is Co-Head of European Investment Banking and Chief Executive Officer of Lazard UK's Investment Banking business, having previously held a number of leadership positions including, Deputy Head of UK Investment Banking and Vice Chairman of Global Investment Banking.

Since joining the firm in 1996, he has built and led the European Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Advisory Group and continues to play an active role in advising clients and leading large transactions within the sector.

Mr. Kapadia has a wide range of corporate finance experience advising governments, investors, large corporates, funds, private businesses and numerous Private Equity Sponsors across many industry sectors.

He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of ICAEW, previously qualifying at Price Waterhouse, and an active board member for the Corporate Partnerships Board of Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital Charity and Bookmark Reading Charity.

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Lazard has been a leading player in the United Kingdom's financial centre since the firm opened its first London office in 1877. Today, the U.K. remains one of the largest operations in Lazard’s global network.

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