More than 20 years of experience in financial functions in national and international companies of various types: banks, private companies, semi-private companies and non-governmental organizations. Laure has held positions as Credit Officer for SME/SME clients in banks, Credit Team Manager, Credit Analyst, Budget Controller and Administrative and Financial Manager.
Laure is an ICF certified coach, a master practitioner in NLP, an ANC practitioner (Neuro-Cognitive and Behavioural Approach) and holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Finance.
Coach, trainer, facilitator, Laure accompanies more particularly people in improving their interpersonal communication, emotional management, shyness or introversion.
Recent work experiences
Laure created her own coaching and training company in 1996. She coaches individuals both privately and professionally upon request from their companies. Laure is also a consultant for VIP2A Pro, a test that highlights the motivational dynamics, assertiveness and adaptability of individuals..
At Belkin UK Ltd, Laure rose through the ranks, handling the majority of client accounts and eventually became responsible for a multicultural team of 12 people and strategic client accounts for the company’s treasury.
Before starting her own company, Laure was Administrative and Financial Manager for 3 years in an NGO active in the development of the microcredit sector managing external financial partners (chartered accountant, external auditors, funders including the European Commission) and internal partners (Board of Directors and team).
Work experience and education
Laure began her professional career in the banking sector in France and then in the United States for 2 years. Back in France, Laure decided to go back to work abroad and started a career in Credit Management (Belkin UK Ltd) where she stayed for 7 years and managed the credit management team of the company. Then it is Belgium that brings her to a position as Credit analyst at Cytec in Drogenbos. The Catholic University of Louvain will then be her new challenge as Administrative and Financial Manager of the department managing UCL’s real estate assets and then as Budget Controller in charge of the University’s personnel budget within UCL’s central administration.
Laure is a Master Practitioner in NLP (Resources, Rixensart), ICF certified coach (Nova Terra, Brussels), participates in ANC (Neuro-Cognitive and Behavioural Approach).