Lazard Asset Management promotes Larry Cohen to head its operations

Evan Russo, Chief Executive Officer of Lazard Asset Management

Lazard Asset Management (LAM) announced that Larry Cohen has been appointed as Managing Director and Global Head of Technology & Operations, effective immediately. Larry Cohen joined Lazard Asset Management last August as a Strategic Advisor.

What does Cohen bring to LAM in the role?

Cohen has deep experience across operations, technology, portfolio implementation, and operational risk from a variety of roles within the asset management and financial services industry, including positions at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, UBS and, most recently, at AllianceBernstein where he was a Partner and Global Head of Operations and Technology.

“Larry brings a wealth of experience in the asset management industry as well as in technology and operational infrastructure,” commented Evan Russo, CEO of LAM.

“He will work with our teams globally to improve and refine our global technology, systems and operational infrastructure, which will help support the next stage of growth and expansion within the asset management business,” Evan Russo further commented.