Laurent brings to this role 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. Laurent joined Qualcomm in 2003, taking the position of Commercial Director for Qualcomm subsidiary Qualcomm Wireless Business Solutions Europe. There he focused on the commercial development of EutelTRACS in EMEA. He subsequently took a number of roles within Qualcomm and its subsidiaries, including Managing Director, GlobalTRACS Europe, and Senior Director EMEA, Carrier Strategy & New Business Development, Qualcomm Enterprise Services.
He specialises in strategic business planning, commercial development and the assessment and launch of new businesses in eHealth, wireless and satellite communication sectors.
Prior to working with Qualcomm, Laurent held a variety of roles within the telecommunications industry including Head of Mobile Communication Services at Eutelsat, one of the leading satellite operators, as well as CCO of Skylogic, a subsidiary of Eutelsat, operating the Broadband Internet satellites and services of Eutelsat globally.