Military Fellow, Security Studies Center, Defense Research Unit (LRD)
Areas of expertise :
- Foresight and Military Doctrine
- Command and control / use of force
- Tactical and operational analysis
- Military history
Michel Pesqueur is a military fellow at the Defence Research Unit (LRD). Active officer in the Army, previously chief of branch at the Joint Support Coordination Center, he has been deployed several times in Ivory Coast Republic, Central African Republic and Afghanistan. Seconded by the Ministry of the Armed Forces to the Institute, he brings operational experience to the various studies related to contemporary military commitments and the adaptation of the French defence posture.
He is a graduate from the Saint-Cyr special military school and the War College, and he holds a PhD in History.
The French Military Planning Act for the years 2019-2025, is “dedicated” to men and women in the services, showing how crucial the human factor is for the armed forces.