Diplome, Polytechnique, 1972. Postgraduate, Ecole National Superieure Mines, 1975. Data Envelopment Analysis Economics, University Paris, 1976.
Doctor of Business Administration, University Paris, 1993.
Commercial counselor French Embassy, Mexico, 1979-1981. Special adviser for international affairs Minister of Industry's Cabinet, 1981-1983. Deputy general director industry Ministry of Industry, Paris, 1983-1987.
Management accounting project leader Bull S.A., 1987-1992. Professor Essec Graduate School Business, since 1993. Principal management consultant, chair of firm Lorino Conseil.
Member science council Renault, Paris, 1988-1990. Member national commission Center National Recherche Scientifique.
Fellow American Production and Inventory Control Society (certified). Member Computer Aided Manufacturing International, Corps. National des Ingenieurs des Mines, Association Francaise de Gestion Industrielle (board directors 1989-1991).
Married Beatrice C. Naegeli, December 22, 1977. Children: Olivier N., Anne H.