Nicolas is the CEO of strategic vision consulting firm Corporate Vision®. He advises corporations and start-ups on innovation, strategic vision, brand strategy, business model innovation and cultural transformation. Nicolas is the early internet entrepreneur behind high profile start-ups such as (the first web digital currency) and (the hugely successful European travel company) that reached €1.2 billion in gross sales. He is also the President of global governance and award think tank Gold Mercury International and the founder of BRAND EU, the European Union Brand Centre based in London.