Alain Chetrit is co-founder and chairman of the board of LabConnect, which provides global central laboratory services including sample management and tracking, biostorage and scientific support services for biopharmaceutical and CRO clients. Alain was founder, president and CEO of Hugo Boss Stores Holdings, the creator and operator of the first free-standing stores for the brand in the world. Further details can be found at

Alain served as the Young President’s Organization WPO international chairman from 2013 to 2014. He is also the co-founder of YPO-WPO Global Impact, which identifies, highlights and celebrates extraordinary members taking extraordinary measures to make the world a better place. Alain served on the YPO International Board from 2010-2015.