Matthew Lustig, managing partner of North American Investment Banking and head of Real Estate at Lazard, received the National Jewish Health Humanitarian Award at the A Winter’s Evening Real Estate and Construction Industries Dinner Dance at the Grand Hyatt New York on Dec. 12, 2015. The event raised $2 million for National Jewish Health, the leading respiratory hospital in the nation. The event, in its 46th year, also included the induction of Ric Clark, senior managing partner of Brookfield, into the National Jewish Health Council of National Trustees.
New York’s most notable industry leaders, including Dinner Chairs Leonard Boxer, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, LLP; Jonathan L. Mechanic, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, LLP; and Alan Riffkin, Lazard; and Executive Chair Wendy M. Siegel, took part in honoring Lustig. Chair of the Board of Directors Richard Schierburg led Clark’s induction. Funds raised at the event support the newly established Matthew and Andrea Lustig Family Fund for the Advancement of Precision Medicine.
Photos by Steve Friedman