Edward Earlam

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


London, United Kingdom

Edward is a Managing Director in the Industrials team in Lazard's London office, with particular responsibility for the Paper & Packaging and Capital Goods / Diversified Industrials sectors.

He joined Lazard in 2017 from Greenhill, where he spent 4 years, primarily focused on the Industrials sector. Prior to joining Greenhill, Edward was an Assistant Director at PwC, where he spent nearly 8 years in Strategy Consulting, Restructuring and Assurance. He has a decade of investment banking experience and nearly 18 years’ experience providing strategic and financial advice to clients.

Edward has advised a wide range of UK, European and US companies on mergers, acquisitions, disposals, defence, restructurings and capital raisings. His experience spans public and private M&A, both domestic and cross-border.

Edward graduated from Christ Church, Oxford in 2005 with a double first class honours degree in Economics and Management and has been a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland since 2008.

Our offices in the United Kingdom

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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