David Kimis

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


Singapore, Singapore

David Kimis is a Managing Director in the Private Capital Advisory group and covers investors in Asia and the Middle East. He has 14 years of experience in primary capital raising, secondary liquidity solutions and co-investments across private equity, private debt, real estate and infrastructure.

Prior to joining Lazard, David was a Principal at First Avenue Partners, a global advisory and capital placement boutique, where he worked on private placements with institutional investors in Asia and the Middle East. He began his career at JP Morgan and Deloitte.

David holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Cambridge and M.Eng in Information Systems Engineering from Imperial College London.

Our offices in Singapore

Singapore is a vibrant and dynamic city as well as one of the financial centers of the APAC region.

The Singapore office was established in 2013 and includes both the Lazard Financial Advisory and Asset Management businesses.

Lazard has well-established investment management capabilities in Asia, incorporating trading teams, sales, marketing, legal and compliance, client service and reporting.