Woodbridge hires Hazan to lead Paris office

Global M&A firm Woodbridge International has named Georges Hazan to lead its Paris office. Previously, Hazan was the founder, CEO and managing director of various strategic consulting firms that provided financial advice to clients that included family businesses, multinational companies and startups.

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NEW HAVEN, Conn., July 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Woodbridge International, a global mergers and acquisitions firm, is pleased to welcome Georges Hazan to its worldwide team of investment bankers. Georges is a consummate M&A professional with over 25 years of cross-border transaction experience. He will be heading up Woodbridge’s office in Paris, France to serve clients throughout France as well as in other French-speaking countries.

Prior to joining Woodbridge, Georges was, respectively, Founder, CEO and Managing Director of various strategic consulting firms that provided a range of corporate financial advisory services to international clients including family businesses, multinational corporations, start-ups, private equity and various nonprofits. Georges has special expertise in advanced technologies and innovation services (IT, health, NBIC). He serves in leadership capacities for a number of educational, entrepreneurial and technology consortiums and is fluent in English, French, Arabic, Spanish and Hebrew.

Georges holds a Master’s in Science from McGill University, a Master’s degree from Université de Montréal, and an honorary degree from Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.

Woodbridge looks forward to working with Georges to provide world-class mergers and acquisitions services to middle-market companies based in French-speaking countries.

Headquartered in New Haven, CT, Woodbridge International, a global M&A firm, was founded in 1993 and has 11 offices in the U.S. and 22 offices abroad.