Graduate, École supérieure de commerce de Paris. Began career within the Renault Group as Treasurer, Renault Véhicules Industriels, then as Chief Financial Officer, Renault Crédit International. 1989, joined the Pinault Group as Chief Financial Officer; since 1992, Chief Executive Officer, Artémis. Independent Member of the Board of Directors: Total; Air France-KLM; PSA Peugeot Citroën. Awarded the rank of Officier in the Légion d'Honneur and Commandeur in the Ordre National du Mérite.