Bachelor of Arts, Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Paris, 1964; Master of Business Administration, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1966.
With, Chemical Bank, New York City, since 1971;
regional vice president N. Asia, Chemical Bank, Tokyo., 1977;
senior vice president multinational group, Chemical Bank, New York City, 1981-1983;
senior vice president, division head-Europe, Chemical Bank, London, 1983-1987;
senior business manager banking and corporation finance group, Chemical Bank, New York City, 1987-1989. President Alico Corporation. Chairman Resource Recovery of Louisiana, since 1990.
United States representative Hong Kong China Ltd., 1994. International advisor Andaman (Myanmar), Detroyat Associes, France, KRW Associations, Indonesia, Longbow, Thailand, 1996. Senior marketing advisory Oxford Analytica, United Kingdom.
Married Margaret Hickman Powell. Children: Corinne Eve Nicole, Marc Edward Drake.