Wouter Gabriels

Managing Director


Financial Advisory


Brussels, Belgium

Wouter Gabriëls joined Lazard’s Paris office as a Managing Director in 2008. He also acts as co-Head of Lazard’s Benelux office.

Mr. Gabriëls served as President of the Chancery and Chief of Staff of the Belgian Prime Minister’s office. He played a central role in the negotiations between governments and of Belgian and cross-border European transactions.

Since he joined Lazard, he has advised on several landmark deals.

Vlerick Leuven Ghent Management School, Master of Business Administration

University of Leuven, Licence in Law

Our offices in Belgium

The Lazard Brussels office is located in the heart of the Louise district.

Since 2004, Lazard's Benelux team, based in Amsterdam and Brussels, has been providing Financial Advisory services for Benelux companies, combining its deeply rooted local relationships with the global Lazard network.

The team has advised on many landmark cross-border and domestic transactions in recent years.

Lazard Fund Managers offer a single point of access to the investment expertise of Lazard Asset Management and Lazard Frères Gestion from our Brussels office.