Laurent LANNOO graduated from the University of Lille law school with a degree in Business Law (DESS Juriste d’Entreprise).
He began his professional career at M&M, a consulting firm, in 1994, becoming partner in 1996. One of the consulting projects led him to join Eurasanté, the public agency for the economic development of healthcare activities in the Nord – Pas de Calais region of France in 1995, where he was in charge of finance and administration from 1996 to 2005. Thereafter, he was the Corporate Secretary of the Cœur et Artères foundation and chairman of its executive board from 2005 to 2008.
In 2008, he joined GENFIT as Corporate Secretary and Director of Legal Affairs.