The appointment was effective as of September 03.
Laurent joins Radisson Hospitality AB from Johnson & Johnson – one of the world’s most renowned companies in manufacturing medical devices, pharmaceuticals and consumer packaged goods – where he has spent 16 years in finance and control.
His latest role at Johnson & Johnson was as senior finance director of the California Innovation Center. Prior to this, he held the responsibility of finance director for the Nordic region, senior finance director and chief financial officer for Johnson & Johnson, Germany – the company’s largest European operation. Laurent also spent two years early in his career serving as management consultant, strategy and organisation practice, at Arthur D. Little.
Laurent will be based at Radisson Hospitality AB’s headquarters in Brussels.