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Laura Methot

Expert Vice President

Laura Methot is an expert vice president in Bain & Company's Results Delivery® practice, based in the firm's Brussels office.

Laura is a behavioral scientist with 30 years of experience in making change happen. She has extensive international experience across multiple industries recruiting, leading and motivating top-performing teams to deliver on tough projects and challenging situations.

Laura builds powerful, long-lasting partnerships with senior business leaders to drive sustainable change and business transformations, with a particular focus on change management, performance improvement and organizational behavior. She holds deep expertise in organizational systems and behavior analysis, executive alignment, execution effectiveness and measuring behavior change and results impact.

Laura is a co-author of the 2013 Axiom Award winning book The Behavior Breakthrough – Leading Your Organization to a New Competitive Advantage. She is also published in several peer-reviewed scientific journals and has presented at many professional conferences.

Outside of Bain, Laura serves as an activator with SheEO, a global initiative focused on building an innovative new model to finance, support and celebrate female entrepreneurs.

Prior to joining Bain in 2016, Laura was a managing director, senior partner and Chief Science Officer with another consulting firm.

She holds an MA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology and a PhD in Applied Behavior Analysis from Western Michigan University.

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Bain Expert Laura Methot shares five types of behavior that leaders should exhibit to support frontline teams and produce better results during change.

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