Bachelor, Yale University, 1988. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1994.
Senior editor The Paris Review, New York City, 1988-1990. With Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, 1991-1992. Associate Lazard, 1994—1996, vice president, 1997-1998.
Managing director Lazard SAS, 1999—2006. Vice chairman European Investment Banking, 2006—2009. Global head mergers & acquisition Lazard Ltd., New York City, 2009, global head investment banking, since 2009.
Board directors French American Foundation, Council Foreign Relations, New York City. Board directors, public The Paris Review, New York City.
Member Racquet and Tennis Club (New York City), Links Club (New York City), Travellers (Paris), Polo (Paris), The Brook(New York City).
Married Susannah Gordon Hunnewell, June 5, 1993. Children: Niccolo, Ottocaro, Cosimo.