As an investor, author and strategist, Laurent Haug guides industry leaders, startups and policy makers through the intricacies of emerging technologies and the larger social and economic changes that shape them.
He works on projects in different domains – entrepreneurship, innovation, finance – and facilitates the sharing of ideas, experience and knowledge that lead to innovative action and new collaborative projects.
He is a Partner at MKS Alternative Investments, focusing on seed investment in Switzerland and internationally.
He is the Founder of Lift, Switzerland’s first ideas’ conference on the subjects of innovation and technology and their impact on society.
He is currently working on three separate book projects. His first book, “How Innovators Think” is due for release in 2016.
He was twice honored as one of the most influential person in Switzerland (L’Hebdo in 2006, Bilan in 2011), won a Swiss ICT award, and was named one of the top 20 Swiss young entrepreneurs in 2011.
Laurent’s additional Speaking Topics
- Don’t believe the hype
- Thinking like an innovator
- Making sense of Digital Transformation
- Technological trends and their impact on your business
- Fintech: the best is yet to come
- The past: a story of today
- Lessons from a life in entrepreneurship
Laurent on the web