Degree in Physical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. With Kudelski Group: Pay TV Product Manager then Executive, Nagravision Pay TV division; since 1991, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. Former Member of the Board: Nestlé; Dassault Systèmes; Edipresse Group. Member of the Board, HSBC Private Banking Holdings. Chairman, ECAL, a Swiss university of art and design. Vice-President of the Board of Directors, Geneva Airport.