Université Panthéon Assas (Paris II); Degree in Law and Political Science


CEO of XAW Sports Limited (2015-present) Senior consultant at Marsh (2009-present); Director of Gras Savoye (1980-2000). Specialist of risk management and insurance program for mega sport events; he was involved in all the Olympic Games between 1992 and 2014; Knight of the French Republic (Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur)

Sports practiced


Sports career

French Champion by team (foil) 1967; international fencing referee (Foil Epée Sabre), selected by the FIE for 3 Olympic Games. He was technical delegate for refereeing in Seoul 1988; “gloire du sport Français” 2009

Sports administration

President of Association Française du corps arbitral multisport (2010-present); Deputy treasurer of the French fencing federation ‘2009-2013); Treasurer of the French fencing federation 1977-1981; member of the refereeing commission of the International Fencing Federation (1984-1988)

IOC History

Athletes’ Entourage Commission (2015-)