Party affiliation: Socialist Party
Technical adviser to officer of B. Chochoy, M. Lemaire and A. Conte (Secretaries of State for Industry and Commerce), 1956-1957. Departmental Councillor for Arras-Sud canton, 1961, re-elected 1967, 1973, 1979 and 1985. 1st Vicechairman of Departmental Council for Pas-de-Calais, since 1964.
Senator for Pas-de-Calais, 1965, re-elected 1974 and 1983. Deputy Mayor of Arras, 1965-1971. Regional Councillor since 1974, and Vice-Chairman of Regional Council for Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 1979-1983.
Member of Craft Merit and Commercial Merit Council, 1957. Engineer. Electricité de France - Gaz de France, 1947. Head of Gas Service, Arras-Amiens Distribution Centre of EDF-GDE.