Laurent Christoph

DesignOps Lead


Laurent is a design leader with 17+ years of experience, helping design teams and organisations reach high performance and deliver value.
He helped build design teams at Lloyds Banking Group (350 designers) and ClearScore (40 designers) which he joined as Design Ops Lead in September 2022. Six months in, he took responsibility for the Central Design team leading a team of 11 across Content Design, Service Design, Ops and Creative Studio. 
Laurent practices the EEACH leadership philosophy, leading with Empathy, Empowerment, Accountability, Courage and Humility. His superpower is inspiring through storytelling and impactful presentations

What others say

HS Design Operations events provide me with the opportunity to connect with other colleagues in the industry and share learnings to help each other strive to be the most efficient and supportive teams we can be.

Antonia Duffin

HS Design Operations events are a new and unique format for meeting peers and exchanging about current developments in the industry - as well as a great way to grow the community. Enjoyed it a lot and looking forward to the next conference.

Florian Lindner
casavi GmbH

HS DesignOps events provided me with the opportunity to connect with similar minded professionals, who I can call friends! Sessions were engaging and provided me some valuable nuggets to take it forward and apply! 

Amit Tripathi