As a Policy Advisor within the consulting firm PRNS ‘parnass’ since 2014, Jean-Bernard has been working on assignments for Financial Institutions in the areas of risk-finance interactions, ALM, capital allocation, risk appetite and the economic assessment of risks.
Before that, as Head of Economic Capital and Strategy for Dexia group for 12 years, he was in charge of Basel2 Pillar2 and Risk-Finance cooperation. He was instrumental in working out and implementing Economic Capital as the internal measure of risk . It was subsequently used in all risk vs. return processes across the group, such as Risk Appetite, Risk Budgeting, RAROC and Capital Planning.
In 1990, Jean-Bernard founded the Management Consulting firm Finance & Technology Management (FTM), which he ran for 12 years as the CEO. As such, he directed numerous assignments for European Financial Institutions in the areas of Shareholder Value, Risk Management, Capital Allocation and ALM.
He is a member of PRMIA France Executive Committee, of AFGAP Management Board, and he teaches at the French National School of Economics and Statistics; he is also a senior lecturer and he published numerous articles.
He is a French Civil Engineer and he graduated from MIT.