NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ) announced today that Medha Chadha and Jason Schoenholtz have joined the company as managing directors of financial advisory. Based in New York, they will serve clients of the global healthcare group. Ms. Chadha will lead the expansion of the group’s capital markets advisory capabilities, and Mr. Schoenholtz will be a senior member of the healthcare companies team.
âMedha and Jason each bring differentiated experience and skills to our team, which we hope will bring substantial benefits to our healthcare clients,â said David Gluckman, vice president of the bank. investment and global manager of the Healthcare group. âMedha brings 16 years of involvement in the equity capital markets, with specific expertise in biotech and technology-based health services companies, and Jason has nearly two decades of investment banking experience. in the field of health, with a particular emphasis on health services and extensive relationships in private equity. ”
Prior to joining Lazard, Ms. Chadha was Senior Vice President of Corporate Planning and Investor Relations at AlloVir, an ElevateBio company, since 2020. Prior to that, she was US Head of Equity Markets Syndicate for Cantor Fitzgerald, whom she joined in 2017. She began her career in investment banking in 2004 at Credit Suisse.
Mr. Schoenholtz joins Lazard from Cantor Fitzgerald, where he was Managing Director of Healthcare Investment Banking Group since 2016. Prior to that, he was Managing Director of Healthcare Group of RBC Capital Markets since 2012. He worked in the Healthcare Group of Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs Healthcare and began his career in investment banking at UBS in 2002.
Lazard, one of the world’s leading financial advisory and asset management firms, operates in 41 cities in 26 countries in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Central America and South America. With origins dating back to 1848, the firm provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, strategic matters, restructuring and capital structure, capital raising and corporate finance, as well as asset management services to companies, partnerships, institutions, governments and individuals. For more information about Lazard, please visit www.lazard.com. Follow Lazard on @Lazard.