Political Group: EPP
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 51 74
- ITRE Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
- DPLC Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
Graduate in political science.
Chair, European and Euro-Mediterranean Affairs Committee, Nice Côte d'Azur metropolis (since January 2012)
Regional Councillor for Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (since 2010)
Mayor of Saint Martin Vésubie (since 1989).
Chair, Forestry Subgroup of the 'Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development' Intergroup of the European Parliament; Chair of the group of forest municipalities in the Alpes-Maritimes department (since 2001).
Director-General of the Nice Tourist Board (1998-2008). Member of the Board and then Chair of the Mercantour National Park (2005-2008). Special adviser on sustainable development issues to Christian Estrosi, Mayor of Nice (2008-2009).
Member of Alpes Maritimes Departmental Council (1985-2008). Vice-chair of Alpes Maritimes Departmental Council (1991-1994).
Member of the National Assembly for Alpes-Maritimes, member of the parliamentary group of the Union for the Republic (RPR) (1993-1997).
Order of Saint Charles (Monaco).