Patrice is a Senior Advisor to NAGA Brands.
He started his professional career in 1983 in China, before moving to Japan for 2 years and finally settling in Hong Kong in 1992. During this period, Patrice spent most of his time as CEO of the HCL Group Asia-Pacific Luxury Division, which managed more than 80 brands in 9 Asian countries, operating in the Beauty, Fashion, Accessories, Jewellery and Watches markets.
He also chaired the “Comite Colbert” in Hong Kong for three years.
In 2010, after the sale of the HCL Group, Patrice founded PB Consulting, a company providing strategic support to Consumer and Private Equity Groups expanding in Asia.
French national, Fluent in English and German, Patrice was trained as an Economist at Louis Pasteur University in Strasbourg. After graduating he joined the faculty research Department where he co-published a number of articles, reports and books focusing on the impact of new technologies on economic development. He lives In Hong Kong with his wife and two children.