LAZ - Lazard Ltd

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Lazard Ltd

Clarendon House
2 Church Street
Hamilton HM11

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryCapital Markets
Full Time Employees3,081

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kenneth Marc JacobsChairman & CEO4.08MN/A1958
Mr. Ashish BhutaniVice Chairman & MD4.81MN/A1960
Mr. Alexander Franz SternPres2.7MN/A1966
Mr. Evan L. Russo J.D.Chief Financial Officer1.66MN/A1975
Mr. Scott D. Hoffman Esq.Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.72MN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Lazard Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a financial advisory and asset management firm worldwide. Its Financial Advisory segment offers various financial advisory services regarding mergers and acquisitions and other strategic matters, restructurings, capital structure, capital raising, shareholder advisory, and various other financial matters. This segment serves corporate, partnership, institutional, government, sovereign, and individual clients. The company's Asset Management segment offers a range of investment solutions and investment management services in equity and fixed income strategies; and alternative investments and private equity funds to corporations, public funds, sovereign entities, endowments and foundations, labor funds, financial intermediaries, and private clients. Lazard Ltd was founded in 1848 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

Corporate Governance

Lazard Ltd’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.