Dennis Berman

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


New York, United States

Dennis K. Berman is a Managing Director in the firm’s Technology, Media, and Entertainment practice. He has a specialty in digital media and subscription-based business models, including as the author of Lazard’s widely followed Subscription Economics Report. He began his career at Lazard as a Managing Director in the firm’s Shareholder Advisory practice.

Dennis joined Lazard after 17 years at the Wall Street Journal, where most recently he served as its Financial Editor, overseeing the staff and coverage of finance and markets around the globe
• Served as the Journal’s Business Editor from 2011 to 2015, running the Journal’s global company coverage
• Long-time business columnist and beat reporter covering mergers and acquisitions and the telecom industries
• CNBC Contributor
• Winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize

Dennis sits on the Board of Advisors of the Long-Term Stock Exchange, the Foundation Board of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York, and the Board of Directors of the Commonwealth of Kentucky Governors’ Scholars Program.

He holds a magna cum laude History degree, with Honors, from the University of Pennsylvania, is a Financial Leadership Fellow of the Aspen Institute and is a Kentucky Colonel.

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