Nicolas de Bellefonds

Nicolas de Bellefonds is Managing Director & Partner at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and the lead of BCG GAMMA in France. Nicolas started at BCG in 2005 after working for Baracoda, a NY-based startup specializing in connected devices. At BCG he has dedicated his career to data and technology-driven transformations, working across the Telecom, Media and Consumer industries in Paris and New York.

Since 2016 he has been the French leader of BCG GAMMA, BCG’s unit dedicated to data science and artificial intelligence, where he supports leading corporations and institutions in leveraging AI to transform their company and build disruptive businesses. He is also the global leader of BCG’s Marketing department and a member of the global leadership team of its Marketing, Sales and Pricing business.

Beyond his role at BCG, Nicolas is an active investor and advisor for digital brands and services such as INSIDR (a content and service platform for individual travelers) and Waterdrop (a direct-to-consumer brand pioneering Microdrinks). He also advises several think tanks and academical research groups on the impact of artificial intelligence on business and society.

Nicolas holds a Master of Science from Ecole Centrale Paris. He is married and has two children.