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Andre Meyer

Lazard, Freres and Company

1943 - 1979

Finance

1940 b. 1898
male
Personal
Born-Died1898 - 1979
BirthplaceFrance
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1940

Meyer was a skilled financier, with a great talent at devising and orchestrating mergers and other complex business deals. He engineered Lazard’s purchase of Avis Rent–A-Car System for $7 million, and its resale to ITT a few years later for $52 million in ITT stock.