Vice-Chairman, High Council of French Residents Abroad, 1982-1985. Senator for French Citizens Abroad, since 1977. Vice-Chairman of Senate Democratic Left Group, 1977-1983 and since 1986.
Vice-Chairman of Senate Union for French Democracy Intergroup, 1983- and of Radical Socialist Group of Valois. Chairman of Union for French Democracy Group of High Council of French Residents Abroad, since 1984. Chairman of Senate France-Senegal Friendship Group, since 1977.
Chairman and Managing Director of Siepro (property company - research and promotion), Paris, 1966-1976.