Nicolas joined the Boston Consulting Group in June 2005 as a Visiting Associate. He graduated from Ecole Centrale Paris (2005). Nicolas is the global co-leader of BCG's Digital Marketing Accelerator. As such, he works with global companies in the Consumer Goods, Retail, Travel & Tourism and Services industries to help them transform their Marketing capabilities through data and technology. He is a topic expert in Marketing and Consumer Analytics, Digital Marketing, Targeted Advertising, CRM and Personalization.
Former CTO in a Law Enforcement company, Niels joined the BCG in January 2018. Technical leader with end to end project management skill with the selection of the technologies between legacy and innovative opportunities. Bridging between Data Scientists and IT services to allow the industrialization of data analytics models to "make it happen" Certified professional Scrum Master and Product Owner.
Luc joined the Paris BCG office in September 2018 as a Senior Machine Learning Engineer. He holds a PhD in computer science, in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Multi-Agent Systems. Prior to joining BCG, Luc has worked in the software engineering industry, as well as for Huawei Research, where he worked on network optimization and image recognition algorithms.
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Our offering covers the full value chain, from product development and production to supply chain and sales. We offer solutions across all industries, from health care to consumer products to financial institutions and many more." Our approach integrates data science, technology, and ways of working across five phases:
- Inflection : Test cases define goals and specifics, mobilize stakeholders, and result in “go or no-go” decisions
- Prototype : Proof-of-concept models confirm test cases and lead to a build out of tangible business uses and execution plans.
- Incubation : Minimally viable products (MVPs) test market interest and help the company prepare to scale.
- Scale and industrialize : Processes, technology, and people are put in place to expand the offering.
- Operate and improve : Offerings and models are refined and enhanced based on performance data.
BCG GAMMA combines innovative skills in computer science, artificial intelligence, statistics, and machine learning with deep industry expertise. The GAMMA team is comprised of world-class data scientists, software engineers and business consultants who specialize in the use of advanced analytics to get breakthrough business results. The GAMMA teams own the full analytics value-chain end to end: framing new business challenges, building fact-bases, designing innovative algorithms, creating scale through designing tools and apps, and training colleagues and clients in new solutions. We are also a core member of a rapidly growing analytics enterprise at BCG – a constellation of teams focused on driving practical results for BCG clients by applying leading edge analytics approaches, data, and technology.
We believe that competitive advantage exists at the intersection of data science, technology, people, and deep business expertise. To unlock true power, AI must be woven into processes and ways of working and applied where it really matters. Our talents as creators, inventors, and builders unlock the art of the possible by crafting and implementing fully customized, end-to-end, advanced analytic and AI solutions.
We build solutions to radically transform the business performance of the world's most iconic companies in nine to twelve months; unleashing the power of large and complex data sets and fostering a culture of innovation and radical change. Our agile, self-funded, and AI-powered solutions ensure continuous improvement for our clients. We focus on enablement from day one, co-creating solutions while building assets and capabilities.
We think big, start small, and scale fast - constructing end-to-end, fit-for-purpose solutions that our clients own and integrate into their unique technology stack with full transparency into components, services, and code.
We are made of a special alloy, the GAMMA alloy: passionate and inventive top-notch data scientists and technologists with sharp business minds.
It’s business with data science and technology built in—an analytics powerhouse with a business backbone. Speed, scale, security. Smart. BCG GAMMA