Laurent Herbillon

Director Open Innovation & Startup Cooperation BNP Paribas France

Laurent has spent more than 20 years of its professional life in digital transformation with a successful track record of delivering innovative services and digital experience for customers & employees in various industries.
After several years in the Silicon Valley, he joined the Bouygues group [in 1998] as VP Strategy and Development. Then [in 2002], he led for Bouygues Telecom and NTT DoCoMo, the successful launch of i-mode, first mass market mobile multimedia offer in France.
As President of the French Association For the Mobile Contactless Services and board member of the French Association For Mobile Multimedia, he took a leading role in the development of the mobile ecosystem in France.
After being involved with startups & VC [business angel, funds raising, startups mentoring], he joined BNP Paribas Personal Finance [Cetelem in France] where he held various positions in Marketing & Digital Transformation.
He is now leading open innovation for BNP Paribas [International Financial Services] aiming at accelerating the bank transformation and its innovation pace by leveraging the ecosystem.