Girard, Stephane

Stephane is the founder and CEO of WINE by ONE, a new wine bar concept launched in Paris in 2010 offering 200 wines by the glass.

Prior to this, Stephane was an Investment Banker in Mergers & Acquisitions at UBS in Paris and London and a Strategy & Management Consultant at Bain & Company. He graduated from ESCP Europe (Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris) and was an MBA student at Wharton/UPenn and INSEAD in charge of the Wine Club of the school at the time he got the WINE by ONE business idea during an Entrepreneurship course.

Stephane is obviously a wine lover and also a Scuba Diving Instructor (PADI), a certified Private Pilot (PPL/IFR), was a member of a Trekking Expedition in Antarctica and did present his « Life Change » experience during a TEDx style conference at the Olympia music hall in Paris.