Laurent has over fifteen years’ government affairs experience. Previously, he worked for the European Commission in the framework of its evaluation policy and for the European Parliament at the Institutional Affairs Committee. He also completed a traineeship at the Internal Audit unit of Eurocontrol. Laurent provides EU advocacy and communications support to a range of clients in the fields of industry, trade, consumers and environment policies. He has experience in setting up & coordinating activity for industry trade associations and provides strategic counsel on their management & policy direction. After a Prep Course for HEC enrolment, Laurent mastered in Management and also holds a postgraduate degree in International Public Law from the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas. He is fluent in English, French (mother tongue) and has a good knowledge of Spanish & German.