Tristan Elbrick is Head of France for Lazard Venture & Growth Banking (VGB). He is a Director with over 25 years of experience in corporate finance, principal investing, and capital raising.
Having started his career with Lazard in 1994, he has completed professional assignments throughout Europe, MENA, Asia, LatAm, and North America.
Holding relationships with over 150 top-tier global investors, Tristan's network spans investment capital of many types, including sovereign, sub-sovereign, superannuation, institutional, and strategic/corporate venture.
Within VGB's coverage of growth-capital stage companies, he is primarily focused on DeepTech & Enterprise SaaS. He also leads on Indirect investment opportunities in the Venture & Growth space, including specialist Funds, Companies & Platforms.
Tristan is also a proven entrepreneur, having founded and led FCA-regulated Aspen Capital Advisors for seven years. The firm focused on capital raising for alpha return opportunities and pioneered the development of permanent capital pools for asset managers. He is a specialist in the fields of Entrepreneurial Finance, Venture Capital, and Private Equity, and co-authored the Harvard Case Study on the Secondary Market in Private Equity ('Pomona Capital').
Oxford University, B.A. (Hons), Greats, Harvard University, MBA (2002). Dual National, U.K. & U.S. Founder Board Member, RYA (Olympic & National Sports Body for Sailing), Launch Trustee, Lewes Chamber Music Festival, 1st Advisory Council, British Association Order of Malta, Executive Committee (Membership Chair), The Pilgrims (1912 Anglo-American Association).
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