A graduate of both French and American business school programs, Hervé Puteaux is also a Chartered Accountant and Statutory Auditor. Hervé joined the JPA group in Paris in 1995 and became a partner in 2002. He is also in charge of coordinating the "Public Organizations Management Consultancy" department.Furthermore, he is the Chief Executive Officer of the JPA International network, a network of chartered accountants and independent auditors. Here, he focuses on issues of financial and accounting harmonization within the 150 offices of the network spread over 50 countries.

He is the Chairman of the ADACEIP Association ("Association pour le Développement des Activités de Commissariat aux comptes dans les Entités d’Intérêt Public") which promotes the "AFAQ Audit Statutaire Premium" label.A comprehensive understanding of worldwide accounting issues enables Hervé to give regular training sessions on the subject, in France and abroad, for both private and public organizations.

Finally, Hervé has assisted in writing several books on the subject, including:
• IFRS et PME, DUNOD Editions 2004
• Normes IAS/IFRS et comptes individuels des entreprises françaises, ECM, CNCC Editions 2005