Laurent Vanat

Founder and Principal Consultant, Author, International Reports on Snow & Mountain Tourism

Laurent Vanat has specialized in the snow and mountain tourism industry for 15 years with experience in business consulting and management. After graduating from the University of Geneva with a Master's in Commercial and Industrial Sciences, Vanat went on to become CFO and then CEO of the Habsbug Group. Following that, Vanat was a business consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers Geneva and in 2007, he founded Laurent Vanat Consulting SARL, where he works as an independent consultant. Vanat has an array of experience in the tourism sector, including ski resorts, sport & leisure, hospitality, real estate and wellness. He is the author of a business planning manual and the yearly International Report on Snow & Mountain Tourism, which has become a reference in the industry, conferences and TV interviews.