Laurence co-founded Citizen Capital with Pierre-Olivier in 2008. She now oversees Impact policy & management, client development, public affairs and communication. Laurence sits on the Investment Committee for all Citizen’s funds and has a key role in leading the firm’s strategic growth.
Laurence played a leading role in the growth of impact investing sector in France. She is the cofounder and VP of the Communauté des entreprises à mission, the cornerstone association for mission-driven companies (legal framework since Loi Pacte), launched in 2018.
She has 20 years experience in the field of impact and CSR. She had a key role in promoting diversity in France : research fellow at the Institut Montaigne think tank, co-author of « Les oubliés de l’égalité des chances report in 2004 (« Bypassed by equal opportunity »), co-author and launching of the Diversity Chart in October 2004 (initially signed by 35 blue chip groups’ CEOs). She was Advisor to the French Ministry in charge of equal opportunity in 2005-2006. Laurence is Franco-American.