Lazard Growth Acquisition Corp. I (NASDAQ: LGACU) is a newly-organized blank check company focused on acquiring high-quality growth businesses that can generate attractive, risk-adjusted returns for shareholders.
We are sponsored by an affiliate of Lazard Ltd (“Lazard”), a preeminent global financial services firm, and we intend to use resources across Lazard’s financial advisory and asset management businesses to assist us in sourcing and evaluating high-growth private companies. Our management team, led by Alex Stern (Executive Chairman), Eyal Ofir (Chief Executive Officer) and Mary Ann Deignan (Chief Financial Officer), has significant experience in identifying, evaluating and executing strategic transactions that create long-term value.
We believe the growth-oriented subsectors of the healthcare, technology, energy transition, financial and consumer industries present particularly attractive investment opportunities, among other sectors. Our selection process will leverage Lazard’s and our management team’s extensive global network of relationships, deep knowledge across industries and geographies, deal sourcing capabilities and transaction expertise in order to provide access to a broad spectrum of acquisition opportunities.
Lazard Growth Acquisition Corp. I announced its $500 million initial public offering on February 9th, 2021.