16th - 20th November, 2017 | Where the world unites for a moment in time

Grégory Dourde

Grégory Dourde, an engineering graduate from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts & Chaussées (Paris), obtained an MBA from the Collège des Ingénieurs in 1997. He has worked for major brands, including Cartier, in retail/marketing strategy and in the reorganization of jewelry activity, followed by the swatch group and Calvin Klein watches, and also on the management board of manufacturing companies under Nicolas Hayek senior. He then founded his own consulting company, working on performance enhancement and development projects for companies operating in the medical, watchmaking and high-tech sectors, among others. His interest in and passion for fields as diverse as the physical sciences, biology, philosophy, plastic arts and music, reveal a desire to nurture and enrich ideas through an interdisciplinary approach, using this cross-pollination as the basis for research into innovative and original solutions.