Nicolas was appointed Group Chief Operating Officer in July 2018, a role in which he oversees the management of Ingenico’s two business units: ‘Retail’ and ‘Banks & Acquirers’. Prior to this, since September 2017, he was EVP of the Retail Business Unit.
Nicolas has a strong background and reputation in the financial services industry leading significant transformations. Most recently, he was the CEO of Visa Europe and a member of the Visa Inc. Executive Committee. In his earlier career, he worked for GE Capital, Bank of America and Apollo Global Management in different countries. Nicolas is also an Independent Board Director at Amadeus.
Nicolas holds a degree in Law and an MA in Political Science and Government.