Partner | EMEA FSI Risk Advisory Leader
Beside his service responsibilities for many of our clients, Laurent leads the international relations of our Luxembourg firm to sustain our international development from a client, service, talent and corporate perspective. At a local level Laurent is also our Financial Advisory & Forensic Risk Leader, and a member of our Ethics Committee. At a global level, he is a member of our Global Financial Services Risk Advisory leadership team, and has been leading our EMEA Financial Services Risk Advisory practice since 2013. In the marketplace he is a member of the board of the IIA (Institute of Internal Auditors) and of the board of ALRIM (Risk Management Association). Prior to joining our Luxembourg firm’s Executive Committee Laurent has held a wide range of roles both locally where he has been for many years our Risk Advisory leader, a member of our Advisory & Consulting Executive Committee, as well as a member of our Supervisory Board, and internationally where he has been a member of our EMEA Risk Advisory Executive Committee and of our EMEA Financial Services Executive Committee. Along his career - started at Deloitte in 1998 as an auditor in Luxembourg and in South Africa before moving to our Advisory practice in 2001 - Laurent has been advising a broad range of local and international clients across all the industries but with a particular focus in the banking, investment management and supranational sectors. Laurent is recognized internationally for his wide experience and practical knowledge in the areas of governance, risk management, internal audit, internal control, and regulatory compliance. Laurent also regularly supports humanitarian and developmental aid organizations in his areas of expertise as a volunteer advisor. Originally from Nice in France Laurent holds a master in management from the EDHEC Business School, and professional certifications in internal audit and risk management.