Ambassador at large (Africa and Middle East) for COP 21 (2015).
Ambassador to Ethiopia (2004-2007) and to Austria (2011-2014).
Director for Africa and the Indian Ocean at the MFA (2007-2011).
Assistant professor (medieval literature) at Poitiers University (1974-1977).
French Instructor at Yale University (1971-1972).
Graduated from École Normale Supérieure (1967-1971) and École Nationale d’Administration (1979-1981).