Chemist graduated from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. Born in Lausanne in 1960 and active in ufology since 1984, he is also interested in paranormal, history, espionage, conspiracies and urban legends. In 1987 he created a database of Swiss sightings: Registre des Observations d’Ovnis en Suisse (ROOS), which has now more than 1400 cases, but not updated after 2000.
From 1988 to 1995, he was member of the editorial boards of Ovni-Présence and Anomalies (France / Switzerland).
- Member of the Association des Amis de la Maison d’Ailleurs (AMDA), since 1989 and member of the Maison d’Ailleurs museum board Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland, since 2008.
- Swiss correspondent for Centro Italiano Studi Ufologici (CISU), since 1992.
- Member of the Sauvegarde et Conservation des Etudes et Archives Ufologiques (SCEAU), since 2003.
- Swiss correspondent for Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), since 2003.
Publications: articles mainly in Ovni-Présence, Anomalies, Il Giornale dei Misteri and La Gazette des Mousquetaires de l’Ufo; co-author of OVNI : vers une anthropologie d’un mythe contemporain (editor: Thierry Pinvidic), Heimdal, Bayeux (France) 1993. Online papers: Academia
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