A graduate of Sciences Po Paris and holder of a Master’s degree in Philosophy and a DEA in Public Law, Laurent is a former student of the École Normale Supérieure de Fontenay-Saint-Cloud. Laurent has led several start-ups and was digital advisor to the Minister of Telecommunications (1995-1997) and then to the Prime Minister (2002-2005). He joined the Court of Auditors in 2005, before becoming Director of the Picasso National Museum (2012-2013). He has shared his passion for digital issues through teaching and publications.
Laurent has been a Partner and advisor to the President since 2017.