Eric Lacour


Chief Financial Officer

Eric has been a corporate finance professional for more than 20 years. In 2011 he joined Galileo Global Education where he held multiple senior positions, helping the group to become one of the world leaders in private higher education. His areas of expertise range from financial planning and management control to system improvements, process optimisation and business partnering. Recently, Eric has also pursued further education in sustainable business, reflecting his keen interest in the interplay between environment, finance and corporate growth.

In his present role as Chief Financial Officer, he oversees finance and administration. Eric’s primary focus is on improving the institution’s operational efficiency, which will aid in upholding Forward College’s high standard of education and support its growth under optimal conditions.

On a personal level, Eric is married with two sons and enjoys playing guitar and singing in various music projects.