Gianviti, François P. - from France
Country of meeting: in the year 1996-1997
He was the Director of the Legal Department from January 1986 and General Counsel since 1987, until his retirement from the IMF in December 2004.
From 1967 to 1969, Mr. Gianviti was Lecturer in Law, first at the Nancy School of Law, and subsequently at the Caen School of Law. In 1968, he was admitted to the Paris Bar. In 1969, he obtained the agrégation de droit privé et science criminelle of French universities and was appointed Professor of Law at the University of Besançon. From 1970 through 1974, he was seconded to the IMF Legal Department, as Counsellor, and later, Senior Counsellor.
In 1974, Mr. Gianviti became Professor of Law at the University of Paris XII. He was Dean of the School of Law from 1979 through 1985.
Activities in the Orangization:
Senior Officer, General Counsel, Legal Department