- Ageg: 51 (September 16th, 1964)
- Place of birth : Hyères, France
- Citizenship : French
- If you really want to see what do I look like, here is the university official photo.
Position (since September 1998)
- Professor of Economics, Toulouse School of Economics, Université Toulouse 1 Capitole,
- Research Director, Institut d’Economie Industrielle, Toulouse.
- Senior Member of Institut Universitaire de France
- Vice-President of Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, in charge of plant operations
Toulouse School of Economics, Manufacture des Tabacs, Aile Jean-Jacques Laffont Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, 21 Allée de Brienne, F-31042 Toulouse, France. Phone: +33 (0)5 61 12 88 40, Fax: +33 (0)5 61 12 86 37, e-mail: franck<dot>portier<at>TSE-fr<dot>eu