Laurent started his career in 1993 at Coutts bank in the UK and moved to Geneva in 1997 to join the bank’s portfolio management team. He left in 1999 to set up Geneva Asset and Wealth Management SA, an independent asset management company based in Geneva, which he later sold to his partner. In 2011 Laurent moved to Singapore and set up Aeronautics Fund, a Cayman based regulated investment fund managed by a Finma regulated Swiss independent fund manager. Laurent holds a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Aviation Management from the Geneva School of Economics and Management, an MBA from the International Management School Geneva and he is an associate member of CISI, the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment and a member of ISTAT the International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders.