Chief Talent Officer / J. Walter Thompson Company
As J. Walter Thompson's Chief Talent Officer, Laura leads the charge to actualize our international talent and HR strategies, bringing to life our goal to attract, develop and retain the talent of the future. Prior to J. Walter Thompson she held Chief Talent Officer posts at MEC and Publicis Modem, as well as the London Managing Director role at Digitas Europe. These roles followed a long stint of strategic management consulting with Gemini Consulting rounding out her vast experience in overall talent strategy including career development, training, evaluation, communications, human resource strategy, M&S integration and restructuring. She is a member of She Runs IT, Co-Chair of the 4A's CTO committee and a 4As Foundation Board Member.