French IP Commissioner and Director general of the National Institute for Industrial Property (INPI)

Deputy-Chairman of European Patent Office’s Administrative Council

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the European Patent Academy

Has occupied different positions in the French Ministry for Economy Finance and Industry such as Deputy Head of Cabinet to the Industry Minister, Deputy Undersecretary for Industry in charge of economic, international and employment affairs, then in charge of innovation and competitiveness

Has a large experience in economic international relations as Regional Director for Foreign Trade for Paris and the Ile-de-France region, Trade Commissioner for France in different countries (Turkey, India, Italy), Director for Industry and Services at the French Foreign Trade Centre (CFCE) and Head of Department in the French Ministry for Foreign Trade.

Degrees in Law, Economics and Political studies. Graduate from ENA.