Luc is a senior economist and advisor with 30 years of experience in sovereign and country risk analysis, in top bank, rating agency and international organisations. He has an extensive experience in meetings with top government officials. He is currently a University Lecturer on Country Risk Analysis (Dauphine, EDHEC). British & French national, multilingual, Luc is a focused and enthusiastic manager of small teams. Luc created innovative ways to assess and monitor country event, operational and climate risks.
He is a specialist of EMEA Sovereign Ratings, Sovereign Debt Sustainability, Sovereign ESG & Climate Change risks, and Sovereign Stress Testing methodology. Luc holds a MPhil in Soviet Studies, Sciences Po – Paris (1989) & a MSc in Applied Economics, University of Dauphine (1988). Before working as a Lecturer, Luc worked for 11 years at NatWest Group as a Director – Country Risk Analysis, and At Standard & Poor’s for 13 years as a sovereign ratings analyst. He previously worked at the IMF, OECD, Eurostat and various research Centers in Europe.
Luc speaks English, French and Russian.