Who We Are
Ken Costa joined SG Warburg & Co Ltd in 1976 and remained with its successor firms SBC Warburg and UBS Warburg. He later went on to UBS Investment Bank, where he served as Global Head of Mergers and Acquisitions, Vice Chairman and Member of the board, Chairman of Europe, Middle East and Africa. In October 2007 he was appointed Chairman of Lazard International where he remained until March 2011. He is also the founder of Ken Costa Strategic, an advisory company providing strategic advice to international clients. He serves as a Gresham Professor of Commerce and is a regular speaker at international conferences dealing with the financial crisis and regular media contributor. He is married to Fi with whom he has four children.