Before Telecentre Europe, Laurentiu started one of the first telecentres in Romania, and became a facilitator and supporter of the Romanian national network of telecentres. With a strong background in the non-profit sector, Laurentiu’s early experience in Eastern European grassroots community development provides a major insight in understanding the network of community telecentres across the whole of Europe.
Laurentiu Bunescu is the CEO of Telecentre Europe, overseeing the strategic development of the organization, the development of existing and new partnerships, and the growth of membership. Laurentiu has been involved in the European telecentres movement since 2005. He joined Telecentre Europe as Project Manager in early 2008, where he managed a number of projects including the annual Get Online Week campaign.