Laurence Boone - Cercle K2

Laurence Boone

Head of Research, AXA IM & Chief Economist, AXA Group


  • Head of Research, AXA IM, & Chief Economist, AXA Group
  • She joined from the Elysée where she was special advisor to the French President on multilateral and European economic and financial affairs which included responsibility for managing G20 negotiations on behalf of the President and for managing relationships with the EU institutions, IMF and member states on economic and financial issues
  • Chief Economist, Europe, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (2011 - 2014)
  • Chief Economist, France, Barclays Capital (2004 - 2011)
  • Economist, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development - OECD (1998 - 2004)
  • Analyst, Centre d'Études Prospectives et d'Informations Internationales (1996 - 1998)
  • Quantitative analyst, Merrill Lynch Asset Management (1995 - 1996)


  • PhD in Applied econometrics, London Business School
  • MA in Econometrics and macroeconomic modelling, Reading University
  • M. Econ, University of Paris X Nanterre

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