Schun, former managing director of global wine and spirits company Pernod
Ricard is the new CEO of Angostura, taking over from acting CEO, Ian Forbes. Laurent joined the Angostura team as Chief Executive Officer on January 23, 2023.
With over 30 years’ experience in the alcohol beverages sector, he has invested in cementing meaningful relationships with customers and distributors, transforming market strategies, and shaping cultures to be highly responsive to consumers.
A native/multilingual speaker in English, French, and Spanish, and fluent in Italian and Portuguese, Laurent delivers global leadership experience and significant knowledge of change management. His experience in the European, African, Latin American and Caribbean markets has allowed him to capitalize on local knowledge and cultural awareness to capture sustainable market share gains on both local and global brands in multiple geographies.
Laurent earned his Bachelor and Master of Business Administration, Marketing and International Business Major, from the ESSEC Business School (France).
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