Nicolas Bazire was born in France in 1957.
He is a graduate of the French Naval Academy (1978), the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (1984) and studied at the Ecole Nationale d’Administration. He is a magistrate on the French Cour des Comptes (Court of Audit).
Nicolas Bazire served as Cabinet Director for Prime Minister Edouard Balladur from 1993 to 1995. In 1995 he joined Rothschild et Cie Banque as a Managing Partner.
He was appointed Managing Director of Groupe Arnault in 1999 and became a member of the LVMH Board of Directors. He is also a member of the Executive Committee.
Nicolas Bazire is a member of the boards of Carrefour, Suez Environnement and Atos and a member of the Supervisory Board of Rothschild et Cie Banque.
Nicolas Bazire is a Commander in the French Naval Reserve.
He is an Officier in the French Ordre National du Mérite and a Chevalier in the French Legion of Honor.