François Parvex is a civil engineer and agronomist graduated from the Federal Polytechnic Schools of Lausanne and Zurich. He completed his training with a postgraduate management course at IMD in Lausanne. After working as an energy engineer, since 1987 he has supported project leaders, public authorities and private organizations in the fields of socio-economics, land management and public infrastructure. He helps them to identify, analyze and carry out initiatives that promote sustainable development as well as good management and territorial resilience. With the benefit of broad methodological skills, he offers innovative solutions, enhances potential, organizes networking, relies on local actors, promotes the conditions necessary for the construction of consensus, stimulates sustainable dynamics and creates the bases for continuous development of knowledge. His purpose is to assist public authorities and institutions of civil society in their development and good management efforts.