Laurie began his career in finance as a CIMA qualified accountant. He then progressed into various commercial roles over the years, gaining valuable industry experience across many sectors including services, laundries, engineering and textiles.
Joining the Vision Group in 2002, he worked in both commercial and financial roles before becoming Managing Director in 2005.
During the past 13 years he has overseen the growth and acquisition of several heritage textile companies as well as the development of the overseas sourcing companies. Laurie maintains his ambition to grow Vision into a global leading textile brand.