Axel has 7 years experience in the European Parliament. His most recent position was as adviser to Nora Berra MEP, the former French Health Minister. Before this he worked in the offices of two other French MEPs, Damian Abad and Philippe Morillon. During this time he followed European policies in a number of interesting fields, notably international trade, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, gambling and product safety. He was responsible for communications and liaison with other European institutions.
Before the European Parliament, Axel worked for the French business federation MEDEF for 1 year in Brussels. And he did a traineeship with the French government in Paris.
Axel graduated in political sciences and international relations from Lyon III University. He speaks French and English fluently, and can work in Spanish.