Bernard Nicolay

Adjunct Professor, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB)

Bernard Nicolay is Adjunct Professor at Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB) and Guest Lecturer at Université Paris Dauphine-PSL. His topics of interest include financial regulation, sustainable finance, innovation in finance and emerging use cases relating to blockchain and digital assets. In parallel, he advises impact and fintech projects on strategy, finance and partnerships, and invests privately as a business angel affiliated with Be Angels. Bernard can capitalise on 25+ years' experience as a senior banking and insurance executive with BNP Paribas Fortis, Axa and Credit Suisse. This enables him to connect the dots and to lecture, to advise and to invest for more sustainable value. Bernard is a graduate from Solvay Brussels School and holds an MBA from INSEAD.