Jean is fluent in English, Italian, French, German, Spanish and Portuguese and is currently studying Arabic at the intermediate level. He combines a dedication to teaching with a very active role in the financial world. He is an adjunct member of faculty at New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies – where he teaches international economics, risk management and finance, and is also active as a macro-economic analyst.

He has spoken frequently on CNBC Class (CNBC Italy) – providing in-depth actionable comments to a broad audience. He focuses on the macro –economic factors moving the markets, stressing the interconnections between the major economies.

Jean is a specialist in energy/commodities, global capital markets and insurance/reinsurance, areas in which he has both held senior positions in the corporate world as well as advising sophisticated global investors.