Nico Kreis was born in Nuremberg, Germany in 1988. He studied at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg's well-known advertising film department. 

In 2013, Nico was presented as “New Director” by the Shots Magazine. Since then, his advertising films have won the Young Directors Award in Cannes, The Andy Awards in New York and the ADC Germany, as well as other renowned festivals. 

Recently, his commercial for the brand Agent Provocateur won the London Fashion Film Festival and is now named “Best Fashion Film of the Year”. 
Nico is based in Hamburg and Stuttgart.