Currently alive, at 83 years of age.
1933 – Michel Camdessus was born in Bayonne, France.
– He was educated at the University of Paris.
– He earned postgraduate degrees in economics at Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris in Paris and the École nationale d’administration.
1982 – He served as director of French treasury.
1984-1987 – He was Deputy Governor and Governor of the Bank of France.
1987-2000 – He was the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).