Nicolas Willemot is a partner in Bain & Company's Brussels office. He is an expert in Bain's Consumer Products practice.
Nicolas serves companies in the consumer products, food and beverage, private equity and transport industries. He advises clients on growth strategy, innovation, performance improvement, M&A due diligence, organization and transformation. He has experience serving business across Europe, North America and the Middle East and North African region.
He spent six months working in Bain’s Dubai office, where he led projects in Abu Dhabi, Egypt and Saudi Arabia for sovereign wealth funds and large conglomerates.
Prior to joining Bain in 2006, Nicolas started his career at bpost, where he first worked as a business analyst in the finance and strategy department of Retail & Financial Services. He then became project manager, leading key transformation projects for Retail & Financial Services.
He graduated in 2002 as a Master of Science in Civil Engineering at Ghent University and in 2003 as a Master in General Management at the Vlerick Business School.
- “Innovation in Consumer Goods: Heroes to the Rescue,” Brief, September 2015
- “From shelf to checkout: How brands can stand out at stores,” Forbes.com, July 2014, Article
- “The New Mission for Brands: Winning Shoppers in the Store,” Brief, June 2014