Laurent is a French entrepreneur, recognized for its digital/mobile payments-banking & Fintech expertise, with a focus on strategy, business development, & innovation.
He founded in 2015 the Paris Fintech Forum. The third edition will be held January 2018 30th & 31st in the former French stock market exchange and will gather 2000+ attendees from 50+ countries to listen to 200+ CEOs on stage from banks, insurances, VCs, telcos and countless Fintechs. (www.parisfintechforum.com)
As the Founder and CEO of Altéir Consulting, created just after he helped launch Zebank, first online bank in Europe in 1999, he had the opportunity to work across the complete value chain helping telcos, banks, insurers, new incumbents and startups to define new strategies & products, to launch new businesses and to manage major international projects in the telco, payment & digital finance sector.
Since 2011 he chairs the Payment & Fintech club of the French Digital economy association (ACSEL), the biggest club in France for the sector which gathers 300 experts each quarter for international exchanges. He is also the Vice President of ACSEL.
Laurent is also part of many payment & Fintech institutional bodies and a regular speaker at key international events.