Laurent joined AXA in 2006, where he established AXA Hedging Services, a Variable Annuities, product modelling and hedging business which subsequently became a part of AXA Life Invest. In 2017, the hedging and structuring business capabilities of AXA Life Invest were brought within the Architas group of companies, and Laurent became a member of the Architas executive team.
Laurent started his career at Crédit Lyonnais as a trader in equity derivatives and went on to be the Head of Trading for Europe. Having moved from Paris to London, Laurent managed four offices across Europe, covering ten markets. Laurent holds a diploma from SUPELEC, specialised in maths and physics, and a Masters in Business and Finance from ESSEC.