Laurent Harper (L1 Retail Partner)
Larry, a dual British and French national, has over 15 years international experience in retail and consumer facing businesses, leading strategic change both organic and inorganic.
Larry started his career at Arthur Andersen in London, specialising in Financial and Commodity risk. After working in a series of turnaround situations, he joined Kingfisher plc leading the Strategy and Corporate Development agenda and related transactional activity.
Larry joined Tesco in 2015 as Corporate Finance and Strategy Director, a period during which the business refocussed the portfolio and proposition and delivered material change for customer and stakeholders. This included the Carrefour alliance and the broadening into the wholesale market through the merger with Booker.