Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Ecole National Superieure de Chimie de Toulouse, France, 1972. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1977.
Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Liege, Belgium, 2005. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Art Center College Design, Pasadena, 2005. Doctor of Philosophy, American University Cairo, 2010.
Assistant professor finance New York University, 1977—1979. Associate professor City University of New York, 1979—1981. Professor, head department finance European Institute Business Administration (European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires)), Fontainebleau, France, 1981—1987, Yamaichi professor finance, 1988—1996, associate dean, director Euro-Asia Center, 1988—1997, also board directors and board directors Euro-Asia Center, associate dean for development, 1998—2000, dean, 2000—2006, Henry Grunfeld chaired professor investment banking, professor finance, since 2006.
Visiting professor finance Wharton School University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Henry Grunfeld chaired professor investment banking. Board director Vivendi, Rémy Cointreau.
Chairman equis awarding body European Foundation Management Education.
Member American Finance Association, American Economic Autonomous System Networks, French Finance Association (vice president 1985-1992), French Legion Honor.
Married Marci Serene Garber, July 16, 1977. Children: Alfred, Alana.