** French weekly Le Journal du Dimanche reports that Jean-Louis Girodolle will become the new CEO of Lazard France, while Charles-Henri Filippi and François Kayat would chair the board together. Andrea Bozzi and Guillaume Molinier would join the bank’s executive committee.
** The new team could be announced in coming days, possibly as soon as on Monday, JDD said.
** Lazard could not immediately be reached for comment.
** Last week, Lazard said that Matthieu Pigasse, chairman and CEO of Lazard France, left the bank after 17 years to pursue a new entrepreneurial project.
Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy (Reporting by GV De Clercq; Editing by Alison Williams)