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Edmund Lazarus founded EMK Capital, having previously been Managing Partner of Bregal Capital.
Edmund was a founder of Bregal Capital in 2002 and has held senior private equity roles since the 1990s. Edmund’s early career was as a strategic consultant with Bain & Co and later, as an M&A and Corporate Finance adviser with SG Warburg- working with Mark Joseph, who has been a friend for 30 years. Edmund then worked at Merrill Lynch before entering the private equity industry initially with Morgan Stanley Capital Partners.
Edmund is committed to public service and alongside his professional career has served several roles on Westminster Council (the City Government for Central London) between 1992 and 2016, including Chairman of Finance and Deputy Leader, Chairman of Finance of the London Development Agency and Chairman of the London Green Fund (the latter positions nominated by the Mayor of London). Edmund graduated with a first-class degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Oxford, where he was also elected President of the Oxford Union in 1989.
Edmund’s interests include world politics, watching football, skiing and art.