Nicolas Colin is a co-founder & partner at TheFamily, a self-styled accelerator which provides members with office space, workshops and access to its network of venture capitalists. He is also a Commissioner at Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL).Formerly in charge, with Pierre Collin (conseiller d'Etat), of a report commissionned by the French Government about the tax system and the digital economy. As such, ranked in the top ten of the #GlobalTax50 in 2013. Co-author, with Henri Verdier, of "L'âge de la multitude: Entreprendre et gouverner après la révolution numérique." Graduated from Telecom Bretagne with a major in computer science. Graduated from the Institut d'études politiques (Sciences Po) with a major in public administration and a minor in American studies. Graduated from the école nationale d'administration (ENA) before becoming inspecteur des finances at Inspection générale des finances.Former co-chief of staff for the Zelnik Task Force. Founder and former CEO of 1x1connect, co-founder of Stand Alone Media. Teaches at Telecom Bretagne and at Sciences Po. Member of the board of the Rules for Growth Institute.