Nicolas is one of the early tech internet entrepreneurs. He is behind high profile start-ups such as Beenz.com (first web digital currency, years pre-Bitcoin and block-chain) and opodo.com (the hugely successful European travel company) sold for €500 million. Nicolas is the CEO of strategy consulting and incubator/accelerator firm Corporate Vision®. He is also President of global governance and award think tank Gold Mercury International. Nicolas is widely recognised as a change agent advising corporations, global brands and governments on strategic vision and the future direction of our world.