Julien Lestrade

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


Paris, France

Julien Lestrade joined Lazard Paris in 2021 and he is a Managing Director and Co-head of LazardNext, the team dedicated to small-cap and mid-cap companies.

Julien has a strong expertise in the French small-cap and mid-cap M&A market and has advised many entrepreneurs, families, corporates and private equity houses.

Prior to Lazard, Julien spent 10 years at Rothschild & Co in Paris as Director in the small-cap team.

Our offices in France

Lazard's office in Paris has been at the heart of the firm's history and culture since 1854. Lazard provides the full suite of the firm’s services across Financial Advisory and Asset Management from Paris.

As a leading player in these businesses in France, Lazard Paris is also a gateway for clients to access the rest of Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. 

Lazard Frères offers Financial Advisory services, while Lazard Frères Gestion provides Asset Management and Wealth Management. Both entities are supported by Lazard Frères Banque.