Our versatile and international team has a strong track record in the valuation of assets including office buildings, warehouses, retail and shopping centres, hotels, residential and parking.
Our Consulting and Expertise department is involved in specific contexts, in particular in IPOs, M&As, and the sale of assets from French or foreign public domains. We also participate in broader advisory missions, related to the ownership or use of real estate, carried out by our Advisory teams. In this context, our experts create valuation models, validate market entry or exit assumptions and participate in the clients' decision-making process.
We conduct business in accordance with the standards of the RICS RedBook by Registered Valuers MRICS experts.
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Laurent founded Colliers International Valuation & Advisory Services (CIVAS) in 2015. He previously worked as a valuer and risk manager for clients like Groupe Caisse des Depots (French sovereign fund), Allianz and AXA. Laurent managed a valuation & advisory company for 7-years. He was also General Secretary of the investment company PhiTrust. Laurent was also the CTO of Realnet Placeinvest, which is an IT platform servicing La Mondiale, Generali and Invesco. Laurent began as Information Systems Consultant for IBM Global Services where he worked more specifically on SAP for the split of assets between EdF and GdF (then the government owned electricity and gas providers).
Laurent graduated with a Masters in Real-Estate Management from ESSEC Business School, Masters in Economy from IAE Poitiers and MSc in Engineering Surveying from ESGT-CNAM.
Laurent is MRICS Registered Valuer and member of AMRAE the Frech Association of Risk Managers. He is also a member of Essec Alumni.