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Nicolas Buchoud

Renaissance Urbaine
Nicolas BUCHOUD, 42, is a trusted metropolitan entrepreneur and expert of complex global urban ecosystems. President of the awardee and not for profit think-tank Grand Paris Alliance. He co-leads Renaissance Urbaine, the tactical urban R&D company he has established with Dr Lan-Phuong Phan in Paris in 2006. He has been elected in June 2017 as chair of the Professionals Constituent Group of the U.N. General Assembly of Partners (GAP)
Nicolas BUCHOUD works on complex urban innovation and regeneration projects in France (Grand Paris) and in in BRICS countries, as well as on the design and economics of future metropolitan systems.
His experience lies at the crossroads of strategic planning and innovation and reconnects local and global scales of large scale urban (re)development finance.