Former Chief Financial Officer, LEGO A/S/LEGO Group
Marjorie Lao has been a non-executive member of Logitech's board of directors since September 2018 and serves on Logitech’s Audit Committee and Logitech’s Technology and Innovation Committee.
Ms. Lao is the former chief financial officer of the LEGO Group, a privately held, family-owned company whose main activity is the development, production, marketing and sales of play materials based on the LEGO brick, a position she held from 2017 to March 2020. She joined the LEGO Group in 2014, also holding positions as the senior vice president, finance and senior vice president, corporate finance. Prior to joining the LEGO Group, Ms. Lao was the vice president, projects of Seadrill during 2013. She served as the chief financial officer and senior vice president, finance of Tandberg ASA, an electronics and videoconferencing systems manufacturer and distributor, from 2006 to 2010 and the vice president, business development and M&A during 2006. When Tandberg was acquired by Cisco Systems, Inc., a worldwide leader in Internet Protocol-based networking products and services, Ms. Lao joined Cisco as the senior director, finance and senior director, strategy and business analytics from 2010 to 2012. Previously, she held finance and managerial positions at McKinsey & Company and The Procter & Gamble Company from 1996 to 2000.
Ms. Lao serves on the boards of directors of Modern Times Group MTG AB and myTheresa.com and on the European advisory board of Harvard Business School.
Ms. Lao holds a BSc degree in Business Administration and Accountancy from the University of the Philippines and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She was certified as a public accountant in the Philippines in 1996.