from Paris, Jérôme de Vries, a self-described citizen
of the world, spends his time between Paris, Geneva, and Toronto.
After completing a degree in industrial design and digital imaging,
he started off working at Renault where he created and led trainings
in value analysis.
A self-educated web designer, he discovered the
internet in 1995, then spent several years working for international
companies as a consultant in user experience. He was then hired
as a Chief Moral Officer for a company named Scient to promote
and animate vision and values for the employees, while still acting
as an expert in understanding the needs of users who were met
with an emerging digital revolution.
As a forerunner in customer experience in France,
he worked on numerous innovative projects such as the Prime Minister’s
intranet agenda as well as setting up an online lottery system
As a French representative for the international
trend network TRENDGUIDE,
he co-authored two books titled ESPRIT
LOFT that both explore atypical environments in Paris.
2004, he founded a design management studio named LES
ANGES URBAINS, whose goal is to help companies create and
manage initiative design both short and long term. Acting as a
real ecosystem that creates extra-ordinary experiences and supports
innovation, this multi-interests company has established strong
ties with its customers whether they are online, offline, part
of a corporation or simply everyday people.
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