Laurent Bayer (b. 1969) lives in Brussels. He holds a degree in political sciences and international relations from the Catholic University of Louvain (cum magna laude). He also studied at the Panteion University in Athens.He has been working as a translator since 1999, including for French and Belgian publishers (non-fiction books and features). Besides his experience in subtitling (film festival, TV channel), his literary translations include graphic novels by Simon Spruyt (SGF, Papa Zoglu), Pieter Coudyzer (Outburst) and Jamie Coe (Art Schooled).