Denomination: Roman Catholic
Jean Marc, French marine organization executive. Recipient Merite award French Government, 1982, Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur 'Honneur, Merite Maritime award French Government, 1984; named to Royal Victorian Order, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 1984. Served to lieutenant French Navy, 1951-1952.; Member Nautical Institute London.
Teacher, Affaires Maritimes School, Bordeaux, France, 1968-1972. Head ships safety bureau Ministry Transport, Paris, 1972-1980. Head navigation division Ministry of the Sea, Paris, 1980-1982.
Maritime counsellor French Embassy, London, 1982-1989. Head various French delegations International Maritime Organization, London, 1974-1982, permanent representative of France, 1982-1989, senior deputy director, since 1989.