SENPRO is “powered” by it’s parent organisation, The Institute of Performance Nutrition (The IOPN), and benefits accordingly from the the impressive and highly experienced IOPN team of registered sport and exercise nutrition practitioners, sport dieticians, and research scientists. The key leadership team for SENPRO are:

Dr Laurent Bannock DProf, MSc, CSCS, RNutr, SENr

Founder and Director

Laurent is the founder and director of The Institute of Performance Nutrition. Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, Laurent has over 20 years’ experience working with elite teams and athletes. 

He’s currently a Nutrition Consultant for Edinburgh Rugby and the Nutritionist for the Belgium Men’s national football team.

He’s previously held similar roles with Egypt men’s national football team, Team GB fencing at the 2016 Olympics, and London Irish, London Broncos and London Scottish rugby teams.

Sean Buxton MSc ANutr SENr

Director of Product, SENPRO

Sean is the Director of Product for SENPRO, our nutrition software designed specifically for sport and exercise nutritionists. Over the past three years, Sean has had the privilege of working closely with a large network of Sport and Exercise Nutritionists, including those working in global football organisations, Premier League football/rugby clubs, as well as startup nutrition business.

Sean draws on experience as a former elite athlete and practitioner to help him to fulfil his role as the Director of Product. Here he sits between the network of Sport and Exercise Nutritionists, the athlete as well as the development team, in order to shape a truly unique and effective professional business and coaching toolkit for the Sport and Exercise Nutritionist.

Sean holds a First Class Honours degree in BSc Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Exeter, an MSc in Human Nutrition (with Distinction) from the University of Surrey and is currently enrolled on The IOPN Diploma. Sean is a Graduate Registrant on the Sport and Exercise Nutritionist Register (SENr), a Registered Associate Nutritionist (ANutr) with the Association for Nutrition (AfN) and is an accredited ISAK Level 1 Anthropometrist.