Graduated in computer science from university, specialized in Artificial intelligence, at the end of the 90s Jacques took the VP R&D position to develop the infrastructure and the modelling for all the Dassault Systemes brands.

He is one of fathers of the V5 architecture and has created the original model of the features base modelling of CATIA and promoted it through large PLM projects to all international groups of the various branches of industry.

Today, Jacques is leading the PLM group activity , working with all the organizations to deploy the group offer strategy. In a the same time he support the main sensitives projects in this area