Nicolas Fleury is a leading expert and influencer in international standardization. For over 30 years he has been an active contributor to the development of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the world’s largest developer and publisher of International Standards.
In his role as Deputy Secretary-General, Nicolas is charged with the smooth running of the ISO Central Secretariat operations, which includes the elaboration and deployment of strategies related to standards development, publishing, sales, marketing, communication, intellectual property, IT and HR. He is also responsible for the budget, finances and investments of the organization, and is a member of ISO's governing bodies.
Nicolas holds an M.B.A. with honors from the University of Geneva (Switzerland). In addition, he has a master's in Economics from the University of Geneva, specializing in computer science and marketing, as well as post graduate certificates in business administration and international management. He is an alumni of the IMD business school for management and leadership in Lausanne (Switzerland).
A regular speaker at various university programmes, Nicolas often shares his knowledge of sustainable management, management systems, process optimization, organizational design, management of nonprofit organizations, organizational transformation, personal development, personal transformation, human performance and wellbeing.
He is an Honorary Professor of the University of Qingdao (China) and a member of the Advisory Board of the Geneva School of Economics and Management at the University of Geneva.
Constantly pushing his own limits, Nicolas applies world class athlete training approaches to achieve sustainable high performance as both an individual and as a top executive.