Nicolas Hazard

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France

Chairman, Le Comptoir de l’Innovation & Vice-Chairman, Groupe SOS
Paris, France

After a European education in Politics and Economics (Sciences Po Paris, F.U. Berlin, HEC Paris), Nicolas Hazard worked as an advisor at the office of Romano Prodi (L’Unione), former President of the European Commission and President of the Italian Council.

He is now Vice-Chairman at Groupe SOS, the European leading social enterprise (10 000 employees, $750 M
turnover). He is also Chairman at Le Comptoir de l’Innovation, company which invests, supports and promotes the development of social enterprises around the world. He is also part of the European Commission social business expert group (GECES). Nicolas is the co-author of the essay “L’entreprise du XXIe siècle sera sociale (ou ne sera pas)” published in 2012.