Laurent Magnin

Laurent Magnin

Chief Executive Officer

XL Airways


Laurent Magnin has over 30 years’ experience in the aviation business – with over twenty of them being spent at Corsair.

At Corsair, Laurent held several positions including Vice President Commercial and Marketing, and Member of the Board. From here, he moved to Star Airlines, where he was Managing Director, but since October 2007, Laurent has been the Chief Executive Officer of the XL France Group which is made up of XL Airways France, Heliades, Italowcost, and Crystal TO. Today the group employs around 700 people. Most recently, Laurent has become the Chief Executive Officer of the airline, La Compagnie.

Laurent is married with 3 sons, and is a guitarist with a vinyl collection of almost 13,000 records!