Master of Business Administration, Higher Education Commission, Paris, 1973. Master of Laws, Paris X University, 1974. Postgraduate, Harvard Business School, 1986.
Consultant, A. Andersen, Paris, 1974-1979; vice president containers division, St. Gobain, Paris, 1980-1982; president, Verreries d St. Gobain, Paris, 1982-1984; president, SIFA, Paris, 1984-1988; chairman, Hameur, Paris, since 1988.
Member Jockey Club Paris, Polo Club Paris, Evangil S. Society Paris (board directors).
Married Sophie Demolins, July 12, 1974. Children: Edouard, Guillaune, Daphne, Fannie.