Vincent Pericard is a former professional footballer who played at the highest level of the game including in France with Saint-Étienne and UEFA Champions League with Juventus before moving to England, where he played for several Premier League clubs including Portsmouth FC and Stoke City. He has also played for the France U21 team. Vincent retired from football in 2012 at 29.
Following his retirement, Vincent has achieved a First-Class BA (Hons) in Business Management & Entrepreneurship and a Distinction MSc in Accounting & Finance at the University of Portsmouth. He is now following a corporate career in Customer Success Management.
Vincent is also an entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and director of a start-up called, The WhatsUp? Tech. WhatsUp? is an innovative digital platform helping organisations to provide better support for the wellbeing and mental health challenges faced by their people.
In addition, Vincent is a mentor for Elite Academy Manager to help the Premier League to develop world-class leaders to lead progressive Academy systems capable of developing home-grown talent. A Personal Devolvement & Success coach to help millions of people around the world to become successful and achieve their goals & dreams. A as well as a public speaker in Mental Health, Diversity & Inclusion, and Success Mindset.