Graduate of HEC (1971) and the Faculté de Droit (law school) (1972) Bernard Desolneux began his career by developing legal databases that were amongst the first on the French market.
Bernard Desolneux created and developed a legal publishing company acquired by the Thomson Reuters group. Up until his decision to retire in September 2015, Bernard Desolneux was managing director of the Transactive entity within the Thomson Reuters group.
Bernard Desolneux is president of the Cercle Nautique de la Hougue (Hougue nautical circle), a sports club encouraging sailing.
Bernard Desolneux is engaged in associations seeking to facilitate the education and integration of children, young boys and girls whose disadvantageous social, cultural and family environments cause psychological distress and/or social deprivation.