Doctor in Physical Science, University Poitiers (France), 1977.
Researcher under contract, Director Military Research, Vertle Petit, 1969-1970;
Researcher under contract, Director Science and Technology Research, Paris, 1972-1973;
assistant professor, U. Poitiers (France), 1973-1974;
assistant researcher, National Center Science Research, Poitiers, 1974-1979;
researcher, National Center Science Research, Poitiers, 1979-1986;
research manager, National Center Science Research, Poitiers, since 1986. President chemistry center Regional Center Innovation and Technology Transfer, 1985-1995, treasurer, since 1995. Scientific consultant, board directors school engineering U. Poitiers, since 1994.
Director laboratory Catalyse Ecole Superieure d'Ing., since 1991.
Member French Chemical Society, French Society Fats and Oils, European Chemical Society, American Oil Chemical Society, American Chemical Society, Tennis Club Association, French-Latino American Countries Relations Association.
Married Marie Claire Richert, August 30, 1969. Children: Karine, Stephane.