Laurence has a passion for creating tech ecosystems and she has a deep interest in the future of AI and its implications on work and society. Currently, she heads Investor Relations and Business Development in a Singapore-based VC fund that specializes in investing in disruptive, and growth-stage Israeli technology companies, addressing significant market needs and trends in Asia.
Drawing from her extensive experience, Laurence has been based in Asia for the past 25 years, focusing on growth-stage investments and portfolio management. She actively supports portfolio companies in navigating local markets and successfully scaling up in the region.
In addition to her professional endeavors, Laurence has made significant contributions to philanthropic initiatives. For the past decade, she has served on the Board of the Prince Albert of Monaco Foundation (Asia), actively raising awareness and funding for climate change and sustainability. She has also been engaged in philanthropic activities with major Asian foundations, leading various events aimed at empowering underprivileged youth and young female leaders in the field of technology.
Laurence's career journey began at Citigroup in France, where she gained valuable experience. She also held various positions at Korn Ferry in APAC, leading senior searches in Private Equity and financial markets, further strengthening her expertise in the industry.