PEOPLE

We are a network of experienced executives lead by our founder, Steve Lazarus, and supported by a team of experienced associates that we draw upon on a project-by-project basis.

If you have significant transactional and/or relevant sector experience and are interested in becoming a Lazarus Consulting Associate, please get in touch.

Steve Lazarus
Steve Lazarus Founder & CEO
Steve Lazarus is an experienced, commercially focused and well-connected business professional and is an expert in striking deals with over 25 years of deal negotiation experience.
After qualifying as a Solicitor in 1993, Steve went on to hold senior commercial roles at Warner Music, ITV, Celador International (a Sony Pictures company), Myspace, Yahoo and Dow Jones (a News Corp company).
Aside from many years of business development, strategic partnerships, corporate development and M&A experience gained at major multinational companies, at Lazarus Consulting Steve has successfully secured a number of high value transactions for clients.
Via his industry roles, Steve has grown an extensive network of industry contacts and gained considerable transactional and digital experience.
Alex Lazarus
Alex LazarusAssociate
Alex Lazarus is an award winning marketer, an experienced certified Executive Coach, NLP and Lumina Spark Psychometric Tool Practitioner, a participant of the MSc in Coaching & Behavioural Change at the Henley Business School and has spent many years in senior management roles at The Walt Disney Company, where she held the role of Marketing Director.
Alex is also Managing Consultant at Lazarus & Maverick, which is a group of associates with expertise on behavioural change at an individual and group level, talent development and creation of high impact teams.
David Bloom
David BloomAssociate
David Bloom FCA is an accomplished Finance Director with broad international experience in fast growth public and private technology and media SME’s improving profitability and shareholder value.
He has built a number of robust financial models for Lazarus Consulting clients to support their funding rounds. He knows how to present financial information to investors in a meaningful way based on his 30 years of experience building businesses for shareholders.
Rebekah Clark
Rebekah ClarkAssociate
Rebekah Clark is a media and communications executive with an international career spanning over 18 years with deep and extensive film industry experience. She has delivered campaigns and content for clients across Europe, the US and the Middle East.
Rebekah is the founder of Beautiful Soup, a consultancy with the aim of creating, developing, and supporting visual storytelling that inspires and engages audiences.
Partners and clients span film & entertainment, public and private sector, governments and NGOs including: Image Nation Abu Dhabi, Participant Media, Fox Searchlight, the BFI, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, UNICEF, The Malala Fund, The British Council and the UAE Government.
Amy Harris
Amy HarrisAssociate
Amy is an experienced and tenacious sales professional who’s held senior sales and business development roles both in the UK, EU and USA.
Most recently Amy was Business Development Director at The Red Flag Group which is a tech-driven professional services firm. Prior to that she was EMEA Business Development Director at UL EduNeering. Her other senior roles include Trucost PLC and Percussion Software where she was EMEA Sales Director.
Robert Mitchell
Robert MitchellAssociate
Robert has had a twenty seven year career as a fund manager before leaving to become joint founder of the specialist smaller companies investment boutique, Bluehone Investors LLP, in 2005.
Robert has considerable experience of investing in smaller companies, both public and private, having invested in over 250 companies during his time as a fund manager. He helped launch and run The AiM Trust PLC as well as two AiM VCTs and other SME investment funds.
During his career Robert has gained experience of board decision-making; corporate governance, audit, nomination and remuneration committees; strategic input; communication with institutional investors, nominated advisers and brokers; the fundraising process and preparation for IPOs.
Simon Wright
Simon WrightSenior Advisor
A career including nearly two decades of experience with the Virgin Group as President and CEO of Virgin Entertainment Group, Chairman and CEO of Virgin Cinema, and CFO of Virgin Retail UK and the global Retail Group.
More recently as a C Level Executive, Non Executive Director and Adviser to number of prominent international brands, businesses and private equity groups.
Simon Usiskin
Simon UsiskinAssociate
Simon has held leadership roles in companies and founded B2B businesses with a focus on broadcast, digital media, software and adtech. He is passionate about helping start-ups scale up.
He now consults to various tech and gaming clients and is currently a mentor at Startupbootcamp Amsterdam, has co-founded an intelligent call management solutions provider, is an advisor to a digital media agency dedicated to games that he also co-founded and is a board member to the Dutch Games Association. Simon’s prior roles include stints at Spil Games and 2waytraffic.
Jonathan Davis
Jonathan DavisAssociate
Jonathan has over 20 years experience developing strategy and executing plans to build digital businesses for FTSE-100 and market leading organisations. Working across multiple industries including education, publishing and music, he has held VP sales and marketing roles at Pearson, Random House, Sony BMG Music Entertainment and Warner Music and served on a number of company and industry Boards.