Place of Birth

Luxembourg-Ville (Luxembourg).


  • Selwyn House (Westmount, Montreal)
  • Law degree (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
  • Masters in European Law (Institut d'Études Européennes de l'Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Work Experience

  • 1982: Assistant, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries Associations.
  • 1983-1989: Adviser, European Banking Federation during the years in which the European Commission and banks designed the legislation underpinning the Internal Market for Financial Services.
  • 1989-1994: Consultant in European affairs.
  • 1994 - to date: Co-founder and Partner, MacBrien Cuper Isnard, Consultants in European Affairs, Brussels.
  • 1997 - to date: Setting up of the European Property Federation and management of its Secretariat.
  • 2004 - to date: Adviser, The European Group of Valuers' Associations (TEGoVA); reorganisation and management of its Secretariat.