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President & VP Asia

Founder of Acropolis Associates USA in 1999

Founder of Acropolis China in 2005

Founder of Galerie Europ’ Art China in 2011 (funded & sponsorized by Acropolis Associates Group)

Based in China since 2003

Practice leader:

  • Joint Ventures in China
  • Government affairs in China
  • M&A China – Europe
  • R&D in China
  • Pharmaceutical, Biotechnologies, Medical Devices
  • Manufacturing, Industrial
  • Aviation, Aeronautics, Defense

gui1Nicolas has over 35 years professional experience in international business. As Senior Executive for the British and American Tobacco Group (BAT) he was responsible for the Middle East and Africa. He then focused his business talent in the media and communications sector, where he gained expertise, since 1989, doing business with China and Asian countries.

Nicolas graduated in International Business Management Studies at the University of Paris IX Dauphine, which he completed by an International MBA at the International School of Management (Paris and New York).

Nicolas has been living in Shanghai on a full-time basis since 2003. Nicolas is a compulsive Art collector, an amateur photographer and is fond of new technology.gui2