Nicolas is one of the early tech internet entrepreneurs behind high profile start-ups (first web digital currency, years pre-Bitcoin) and (the hugely successful European version of the U.S. travel giant Orbitz) with €1.3 billion in gross sales. He is the CEO of Corporate Vision® a strategic vision, business model innovation and culture transformation firm and the President of global governance and award think tank Gold Mercury International. Nicolas is widely recognised as a change agent advising corporations, brands and governments on transformation and the future direction of our world.