Group Executive, Human Capital and Workplace Innovation & COO of Financial Advisory
Alexandra Soto is a Managing Director at Lazard, Global COO of Financial Advisory with over 30 years of investment banking experience. Since 1st June 2019, she also serves as Group Executive Director, Human Capital and Workplace Initiatives with a primary focus on making Lazard the preeminent place to work for the best people in the financial services industry. As a Senior banker, she specialises in cross-border M&A transactions and has spent her career between London and Paris. She joined Lazard in London in 1993 from Morgan Stanley in London, moved to Paris in 1999 and became a partner in 2000. Alexandra has always combined advisory roles with operational roles having been subsequently COO of Lazard Paris, COO of Lazard Europe over the years. She graduated from France’s HEC (1990).