Graduated from Ecole Polytechnique (X82).
Began his career as a consultant with Arthur Andersen & Cie in 1985, before joining MENSIA Conseil, specialised in strategy, management and organisation consulting, in 1988. Worked as a senior consultant, then manager, and later became a partner in charge of the infrastructure and transport sector.
Joined SNCF in 2005 as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the CNC, which turned around and transformed into Naviland Cargo. In 2007 joined the Transport and Logistics branch of the SNCF and was appointed Deputy Operations Director of SNCF Freight.
In 2008, the SNCF took over Geodis. Was appointed Deputy Managing Director of the SNCF Geodis branch in charge of the rail transport of goods and Director of Fret SNCF.
Joined GEFCO as Freight Transport and Logistics Director in October 2010.
In July 2012 took up the position of Chief Executive Officer of the GEFCO Group.
Was appointed Chairman of the management board of the GEFCO Group by the Supervisory Board on the 20th of December 2012.