Olivier Bazin

Digital addict obsessed with simplicity, frugal projects and open innovation, I am convinced the human factor is at the heart of the digital revolution.

What has been your most notable rebel accomplishment or experience?

I made a POC in a week when the other team thought it would take 6 months to finish the listing of the requirements.

When did you first realize that you are a rebel?

When i started to obtain better results while using only workarounds.
I understand the system. I do not accept it as it is. By all means, i work to change it and make it more open and agile.

What advice do you wish someone had given you earlier in your career?

Listen carefully to learn how you can make things different.

What is your favorite rebel characteristic?

I convince people to think out of the box.

What’s your favorite question?

What is the real problem ?

What one clue tells you you’re effecting positive change?

When i suggest to two people to talk together and they find a solution without me and work together.

Intrapreneurship is being promoted in my company now!

What do you think it’s most important for people to understand about rebels?

It is not about power. It is about happiness.

What’s your one word piece of advice for rebels?

You are not alone. Allies are everywhere.

What’s your one word piece of advice for non-rebels?

Surf the wave. do not resist.

Where do you think rebels are most needed today?

Public administrations and big companies.

Who is your favorite rebel from the past 100 years?

Alan Turing

What’s the one thing you should never say to a rebel?

This is how it is. We do it because we have always done it.