Innovation Executive Advisor
Nicolas has 24 years’ experience in Innovation and R&D, half in big corporations and half founding, funding and developing start-ups, in Europe and Silicon Valley. Nicolas led multinational engineering teams, from upcoming trends and technologies to Business-applied Revenue-generating services.
For the past few years, Nicolas has driven the Global R&D and Innovation at Worldline (€4.7B revenues, #1 PSP in Europe, #3 WW), instilling innovation, igniting new services and increasing performances and efficiency in our portfolio.
Nicolas joined Atos group in 2009 and holds a SW/HW engineering degree from EFREI backed up by a Start-up specialized MBA course from HEC in France.
Nicolas lectures Blockchain in prestigious schools like Columbia Edu of New York, Polytechnique, Telecom ParisTech, Institut Mines-Telecom-BS or HEC.
Current big-trends-made-a-reality are Stable Coins, Quantum Resistant Cryptography and Artificial Intelligence.
Nicolas is a proud member of the Market Advisory Group on Digital Euro at the European Central Bank.
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