Master of Science in Economics, University Paris X, 1971. IEP, European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires), Fontainebleau, France, 1986. Electronic data processing, Babson College, Boston, 1996.
Large account manager Unisys/Burroughs, Paris, 1971-1975. Director sales Europe, Olivett/Logabax, 1975-1981. Director international Alcatel, 1982-1988.
Area director Siemens, Munich, Germany, 1989-1993. Senior director Siemens-Nixdorf, 1993-1996. Vice president business development Siemens-Business School, since 1996.
Consultant European Commission, Brussels, 1990-1995.
Served with French military, 1969. Member European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires) Alumni Association.
Married Josiane Cambo, December 31, 1982. Children: Xavier, Arnaud.