Mr. William J. Rucker is a Chairman at Marston's Plc, a Chairman at Lazard & Co. Ltd. and UK DRI Ltd.
He is on the Board of Directors at Lazard & Co., Holdings Ltd., Lazard & Co., Services Ltd., Lazard Services Holdings Ltd. and The Racing Foundation. Mr. Rucker has served as Chief Executive Officer of Lazard’s Investment Banking business in the UK for the past 15 years.
He began his investment banking career at Lazard in 1987. As Chairman, he continue to work closely with Mr. Kapadia and the UK Investment Banking team, focusing in particular on key client relationships and growth initiatives.
Mr. Rucker was employed as a Non-Executive Chairman by Crest Nicholson Holdings Plc, a Chairman by Crest Nicholson Plc, an Independent Non-Executive Director by Rentokil Initial Plc, a Chief Executive Officer-London by Lazard Group LLC, a Chairman by Quintain Estates & Development Plc, and a Principal by Arthur Andersen LLP.
He also served on the board at Newbridge Care Systems Ltd. and Haojile Four Ltd.