Mr. Nicolas Sadirac

Position: General Director and co-founder, École 42
Country: France

Nicolas Sadirac is the General Director and co-founder of 42 with Xavier Niel, Kwame Yamgnane and Florian Bucher. 42 is a revolutionary computer training - free and open to all. M. Sadirac was the Director General of EPITECH (European Institute of Technology) - IT Dept. of IONIS group, first private education group in France with more than 15 000 students.

Mr. Sadirac has brought an international taste thanks to both his studying and working abroad: after obtaining a BA of Science in Physics (Quantum Physics Option) in UCLA, followed by an MA at Stanford, California, he completed an EPITA computer engineering degree equivalent to a MA in Information Technology Engineering- specialization systems and networks.

He was appointed Director of EPITA Systems, Networks & Security Specialization- training more than 400 students over 4 years. Moreover, his expertise in IT has been valued by companies such as Sony France located in Japan, E-net in Morocco. In France, he created various IT consulting companies (Intrinsec, Intexia).