Laurent Foetisch is a Global Supply Chain Executive with more than 20 years of experience within the Pharmaceutical and Biotech industry. Laurent joined the Serono Trading Company in 1992 and held the position of General Manager for more than 10 years. In 2002 he took over the responsibility of the Global Supply Chain for Serono. In 2007, while Serono was taken over by Merck KGaA, Laurent was put in charge of the integration of the Merck and the Serono Supply Chain.
As Vice President of Merck Serono SA, he created one central Supply Chain organization based on common processes and tools (JDA/Manugistics and SAP).
His specialties are late differentiation supply chain set-up, supply chain academy & tax optimized supply chain.