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Laurent Calkoen


Laurent has a strong business background, supported by a Bachelor's, Double Master's, and MBA degree from ESADE Business School. He has over a decade of finance experience spanning, financial advisory, venture capital, and institutional work at a multinational.

He works directly with CFAW Partners on all facets of sell-side and buy-side mergers and acquisitions, as well as advising on capital raises. He has worked on multiple transactions in the technology, industrial, staffing, and business services sectors, on transactions ranging in size from £5 million to £300 million.

Laurent was a professional racing driver for twelve years. His experience in the motorsport world brings a level of attention to detail, persistence, and tenacity that's central to everything he does as an advisor to his clients - keeping them in first place.