Nicolas leads community management at the Center for Digital Resilience, where he grows and supports vibrant communities of human rights defenders by facilitating trust-building, knowledge sharing, and strategic collaboration.

He previously managed digital security training programs at Internews; helped establish the first global community of digital security trainers as director of the LevelUp project (; steered community outreach and engagement for the Internet Freedom Festival; and oversaw research, training and advocacy initiatives as Director of Program Operations at SMEX, the leading digital rights NGO in the Middle East and North Africa.