Aznavour Nicolas
Entrepreneur

Country: France

Practiced languages: Fr, En, EA

Field of Influence: Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

Positions held: Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Aznavour Foundation

Profile

Nicolas Aznavour is a French Armenian entrepreneur and philanthropist, and the youngest son of the legendary Artist Charles Aznavour, born in 1977.

In 2012, at the age of 35, Nicolas quit his career responding to his aging father’s request to join him.

With unwavering devotion, he immersed himself in the Armenian culture, learned the Armenian language, and in 2017, he was baptized in the Tatev Monastery in the southern Syunik region of Armenia.

He is married to Kristina and named their son Misak as a tribute to the famous French Armenian WWII resistance hero, Misak Manouchian.

Nicolas Aznavour serves as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Aznavour Foundation which he founded with his father.

In 2019, he moved to Armenia with his family to continue the mission of preserving and perpetuating the cultural and humanitarian legacy of his father, the legendary artist Charles Aznavour.

Sources:

http://auroraprizemedia.com/auroraprize2018/111-prominent-individuals-from-around-the-world-became-aurora-forum-goodwill-ambassadors

https://aznavourfoundation.org/main/home?lng=en

https://armenpress.am/eng/news/992122/