53 years old, married with three children (currently teenagers and adults)
Graduated in chemistry in 1989, then undertook a Master’s in Environmental Sciences from 1989 to 1991,and a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry in the field of ecotoxicology at the Swiss Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne.
Scientific collaborator within the Swiss Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne for four years.
He joined the Nestlé Research Center in June 1998, working on packaging safety and compliance: project management, analytical method development and set-up of an organic chemistry analysis laboratory for packaging chemicals.
From 2007 to 2010, he worked at Nestlé Switzerland for the implementation of the packaging safety and compliance strategy of the Nestlé Group.
In 2011, he moved back to the Nestlé Research Center to manage a project on adhesives.
Since the beginning of 2014 he has been the Senior Packaging Safety & Compliance Expert for the European Zone.