Master of Science, Ecole Central de Lyon, 1973. Bachelor in Economics, University Lyon, France, 1974. Master of Business Administration, Carnegie Mellon University, 1975.
Vice president, J.P. Morgan, Paris, 1985-1988; managing director, J.P. Morgan, Madrid, 1989-1990; managing director, J.P. Morgan, Brussels, 1991-1992; managing director, J.P. Morgan, London, 1993-1994; assistant general manager, CPR, Paris, 1995-1996; Chief Executive Officer, CPR (United States of America) Inc., Jersey City, 1997; chairman, Banque CPR, Paris, since 1997.
Married Claire Marie-Laure Durant, June 22, 1974. Children: Antoine, Vincent, Marie.