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Laurent Parat

Executive Vice President, Contract Logistics and President & CEO of Western Europe, Middle East & Africa (WEMEA), Geodis

Before joining GEODIS in 1997, Laurent Parat served as Financial Controller and Project Engineer in the field of transport and logistics.

He then held various positions in the GEODIS Group, such as Contract Logistics Deputy Director, Multi-Business Regional Director (Distribution & Express, Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics) and Sales Director.

Laurent Parat has been Vice-President of the Contract Logistics Line of Business since May 2013, prior to taking over the additional responsibility of the WEMEA region in 2018.