Thomas Picard

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


Paris, France

Thomas Picard joined Lazard in Paris in 1997. He was located in the New York office from 2001 to 2003, before coming back to Paris. He is responsible for coordinating the firm's European efforts in the energy, power, and utilities sectors, with a focus on energy transition.

He has advised numerous power and utility companies in recent years.

He has also been involved in several M&A and IPO transactions in connection with renewable power and energy transition companies.

Thomas also advised a number of infrastructure investors in connection with proposed investments in energy & utilities.

Thomas also advised various companies in the industrial sector.

Prior to joining Lazard, Thomas worked for BNP Paribas in its Mergers and Acquisitions Group in London.

Education : HEC business school in France

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.