Political Group: EPP
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 59 52
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
Delegation for relations with the countries of Central America
Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
Master's degree in public law and political science (Lyon). Graduate of the Institute for Social and Labour Law, Lyon (1969).
Lecturer in law in higher education (1969-1975).
Federal Secretary of the Republican Party (1984-1994). National adviser, Démocratie libérale. Member of the political bureau of the Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) (since 2002);
Vice-chair of the PPE Group (1999-2007). Coordinator of the High-Level Contact Group for Relations with the Turkish Cypriot Community in the Northern Part of the Island.
Chair of the European Alliance against Alzheimer's Disease (since 2007).